Taku Unami and Takahiro Kawaguchi
Teatro Assente


4.0
excellent

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by a est . . i . c el USER (23 Reviews)
October 7th, 2013 | 23 replies | 949 views


Release Date: 2011 | Tracklist


3 of 6 thought this review was well written

It seems at least superficially that Taku Unami's use of installation platforms in his 2011/2010 works Motubachii and Teatro Assente was a perfect conpliment to the semantics of his aesthetic. It is not however a compliment, for a closer examination reveals it to be just an invaluable organ to the bifold bodies of work. The plays on "silence" noted hereby represent hollow interlaces nor of the theretically pure nor Cagean sense. Allusive in I Ching trapeze indeterminacy, acrobatics and the like - while unintentionally dramatic fluctuations subvert silence 'icons' amidst the fashion parallel, the crosshatches, the quasiexistent landscape.

The sense is almost multifariously tackling on shapes, mainly to pretend there is an audience over there or here when there really isn't. To countertrade Cage's silence, like xenakis ( the rym user not the composer himself!) proposes on his Principio Sugimatica review as Wittgensteinian silence; only a sound which detached from a "bigger picture" (referent to Feldman's Cripplin' Symmetries) can grant us the semblance of this premise: for when it is able to do it it also freeds both independency and justified automacy. Maybe it isn't enough and doesn't just 'work,' it cannot simply just "work," perhaps the conceptual failure which succeeds is inherently contradictory. If it where maybe there... it could've been oh well something less of a mundane nature or of vague sort stage melodrama to ejaculate the crystalline silence.. I'll imagine Unami's casual remark-metalish squiggly riffage near the end of a metal object colored with green after a while green and black to be a form of temporary (and if not aptly suspenseful) performance tension facilitator. As can be seen on early performance art too, an artist's centerpiece can very well be 'silent,' wherein conscious movement and the sounds of puking or feces about to happen relinquish the fluxus axiom as or like a symbolic tool; Claudio may be right in that after all this is Post-EAI and an empty theater.. but not in how alluring they are to spectate, a beauteous enigma.



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oltnabrick
October 7th 2013



30564 Comments


squiggly riffage

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GiaNXGX
October 7th 2013



4867 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

the takahē bird is a flightless bird

Decayingmajesty
October 7th 2013



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wringerrrr i'll answerrrrr with another question, that is the important question number two: can you differentiate the states of
nature and of nurture which lead to the sense of self you light in right now


GiaNXGX
October 7th 2013



4867 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

sure i can thanks for finding yourself retarded

Decayingmajesty
October 7th 2013



5394 Comments


Hmmm somebody's a little angry for some reason

GiaNXGX
October 7th 2013



4867 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

" balloon journey troll rates (; "

Decayingmajesty
October 7th 2013



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Balloon journey rule, problem?

oltnabrick
October 7th 2013



30564 Comments


i drink lean for brefffas

oltnabrick
October 7th 2013



30564 Comments


Promethazine/codeine hit the like/Thumbs-up icon if you think he need to pour some more in there ....$$$$$


GiaNXGX
October 7th 2013



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oltnabrick
October 7th 2013



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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFqN1BzYz_U

exitsense
October 7th 2013



390 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

very docperkins-like review (regardless of the fact that he reviewed this, and differently from you) ( the rym user not the doctor himself!)

I haven't really thought to compare this and Motubachii to performance art, although that does make sense since they elicit sensory reactions differently than how "normal" "music" does.. and they are essentially quite like environments / sound installations: although in headphones the visual component of an installation is completely erased... Playing this through speakers is something special, though... Now we'd be interacting with a different environment than the one it was originally recorded in, though.

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MisterTornado
Contributing Reviewer
October 7th 2013



4507 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

6% orange

oltnabrick
October 7th 2013



30564 Comments


if your lean is 6% orange you made it wrong

Winesburgohio
October 7th 2013



1012 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

'(the rym user not the doctor himself)'

heheheheheheh

cool review Gigi, as you're aware our interpretations differ but i think you make some very astute points here

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GiaNXGX
October 18th 2013



4867 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

https://sites.google.com/site/diegochamy/texts/taku-unami-and-mattin-improvisation-in-the-form-of-interrogation-by-diego-chamy

Jacquibim
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May 9th 2014



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pls come back gian

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MisterTornado
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May 9th 2014



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Album Rating: 3.0

I had a brief dream I saw him make a new comment.

Winesburgohio
May 9th 2014



1012 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

he posted on my rym recently 8) HIS RETURN IS IMMANENT

lou1000
August 19th 2014



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Where can I get this from?

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