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Ekotumi  ・エコツミ・

Cultural multiform artist, Singer-songwriter, Dancer, Performer, Storyteller, Novelist, and New Mom

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Cultural multiform artist, Singer-songwriter, Poet, Dancer, Performer, Storyteller, Novelist, and New Mom.
Spoken word. Artwork are inspired by Japanese mythology and reconstructed by eyes of women. Using voice, singing, dance and words.
Shinto culture examination (Jinja-kentei) level 1 (highest).
She has developed her own world by mixing ancient story with nowadays music and has developed the ʻKojiki new translation seriesʼ - a Japanese-style contemporary opera with a personal interpretation of Japanese mythology through song and dance.
Since 2015, she performs in concerts over the world, beginning with Europe. She also writes Japanese mythology long novels aside her singer career.
She has also developed her activities as an artist and was granted the prize ʻKDCC Northern Kyûshû digital creative contestʼ with her collaborative art with Anderson Sudario.
Her performance video was chosen for the Berlin ʻWomenCinemakers Biennial2018ʼ. She was awarded the grand prize for the regional art festival MMM in 2021. She was selected for the finalist of ARTE LAGUNA PRIZE in 2024. (Venice, Italy)
Her ʻCovid 19-20 projectʼ, a collection of musical work using soundscape of the current world affected by Corona, or else ʻSpray chorusʼ, a work of art playing her music when someone approaches the sprays of antiseptic solutions, are also well appraised over the world.
She currently performs as a unique artist who tells the world about Japanese mythology.

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Major achievements

- Organization of solo performances New Translation Kojiki series ‘Amaterasu’ in Paris and ‘Izanami’ in Vilnius, supported by METI
Special assistance of Vilnius city, Assistance of the Lithuanian Japanese ambassy, Under the auspice of The Japan Foundation
- Organization, performance and scenario-writing of the play ‘Izanagi, Izanami’ at Tokyo Daijingû shrine, Supported by Chiyoda prefecture
- Appeared in World Art Dubai; Opening performance, Dubai
- Appeared in 1st Firenze Japanese Movie Festival 2010; Opening performance, Firenze
- Exhibition and perfoemance at ‘Exposition d’art contemporain japonais < AUTOMNE >’, Paris, and ‘Fragments du Japon’, Lavardens Castle
- Appeared in Japan Expo 20th-16th; Fifth consecutive performance, Paris
- Appeared in HYPER JAPAN Christmas Market; Main stage performance, London
- And many other performance tours in Japan and foreign countries such as Switzerland, Belgium, etc.
- One full album, five mini CDs and one mini-album currently on sale

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Concerts' Videos

Songs

Contact

Koguma Kotori  Raku, LLC

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