A month-long program in which a non-Indian artist and an Indian artist work together to create and display a piece of art.
Odisha Biennale invites artists, academicians, curators, scholars, and all manner of creative people for a time and space in Bhubaneswar, Odisha to collaborate with the local artists, craftsmen, technical experts, scholars, and the people of Odisha and create a presentation. We hope not only to introduce the art of Odisha to the world but also to build up a platform for the people in Odisha, especially the youth and the children who bear the future could enjoy the sensory pleasures of experiencing the international contemporary art.
Born in Osaka, Japan (1990). Graduate from Department of Moving Images and Performing Arts, Tama Art University. She had been dedicated herself to drawing from her childhood, then learned fundamental knowledge of painting under Sadao Sato in her teenage years.
At the same period, she studied tailoring by the person who was the lecturer at dressmaker school in Osaka previously. Moved to Tokyo to enter the university (2009).
Launched the fashion art project, fifi (2011). Fifi presented the performing arts at several art festivals based in Tokyo. Moved in Paris, France (2015). Belongs to the artist’s studios, 59Rivoli, in the heart of Paris. At the autumn in the same year, she holds the fashion show which uses rue de Rivoli as the runway. This act was covered by several medias.
Ichiko Funai Web Site : http://www.odeon.jp/ichiko_funai/