Japanese Artist Residency Program | 2019 MONA FOMA

Project Summary

28 August 2018

Sector: Arts and Culture

Country location: Australia, Japan

Grantee: Moorilla Estate Pty Ltd

Project description

In 2019 MONA FOMA will present a new Japanese Artist Residency Program to foster cross-cultural collaborations. Featuring performances and masterclasses from Japan’s innovators in modern classical, electronic and avant-garde music, the program will ignite engagement in Japanese culture. Featuring percussion virtuoso Kuniko Kato, shakuhachi player Sabu Orimo and experimental synth duo group A.

Mona Foma website

Photo of woman playing drums.
Kuniko Kato. Credit: Kentaro Hisadomi.

Key dates:

  • Japanese Artist Residency Program Launch, 11/01/2019
  • Artist residencies begin, 14/01/2019 to 20/01/2019
  • Artist performances, 18/01/2019 to 20/01/2019

Social media: https://www.facebook.com/MONAFOMA/

Australia-Japan Foundation grant offer: $20,000



Last Updated: 6 November 2018
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MONA FOMA | 18-20 January 2019
Photo of a man playing instrument infront of ocean and moon
Sabu Orimo. Credit: Michiyuki Ohba.