Dominique CHEN (dividual inc.)
Lecture Performance New work (title TBA)

  • The Way of TypeTrace ~ Maijo Otaro Edition, 2007

Chen is an information-science researcher who traverses the fields of technology, science, and art to explore ideas around new forms of commons and knowledge. Chen will present a lecture-performance on the subject of human emotion, reformulating theoretical perspectives that have deeply affected him from science fiction to Eastern philosophy.

Extension Projects:
Projects including lecture-style performances by artists participating in the international contemporary art exhibition, group appreciation of work, and the provision of venues for discussion.

Sat, Oct 12. 17:00
Sun, Oct 13. 17:00
100min. (TBC)
Japanese and other languages
Art Space A, Aichi Arts Center
Ticket prices
Available in July
No children under school age are permitted.

Dominique CHEN (dividual inc.)

  • Born 1981
  • Based in Tokyo, Japan
  • Photo: Takashi Mochizuki

French nationality. Ph.D in Interdisciplinary Information, Waseda University of Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Associate Professor. Director of NPO Common Sphere (Creative Commons Japan), co-founder of dividual inc., Ltd. 2008 IPA Unexplored IT Human Resources Development Program · Certified Super Creator. Good Design Award Jury in 2016-2018.

Selected Works & Awards

22nd Milan Triennale, NukaBot, Milan, Italy
syncle, Apple Best of AppStore, Tokyo, Japan
Picsee, Apple Best of AppStore, Tokyo, Japan
Creative Commands Compilation Data, 16th Japan Media Arts Festival, Entertainment Division, Jury Selections, Tokyo, Japan
The Way of TypeTrace ~ Maijo Otaro Edition, Haptic Literature, Tokyo Photographic Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan