Ikuko Shirakuma

Tokyo

Ikuko Shirakuma (*1982)
2004
Graduated from Asagaya College of Art and Design, Tokyo. Filmed 8-millimeter movies. (2004 I stopped film work.)
2009
I restarted filming again when I was looking outside the window from where I live now.
I link the scenery I like and the words which come up in my mind.

Film festivals
2010
‘ahead, we?’ was shown at Young Perspective 2010, Cinematheque, Image Forum, Tokyo.
2011
'I'm looking at the sea' selected for the int. competition program of up-and-comingInt. Film Festival Hannover

Exhibitions
2010
‘ahead,we?‘ and ‘Rabbit teeth lost‘ at Gallery Conceal, Tokyo.
‘ahead, we?’ were screened at the neoneo, Tokyo.

2011
haikei ten ten [kokuhakukotoba] at gamgado,Tokyo.
teenagespirit at explosiontokyo,Tokyo
Holiday vol.6 at gallerykingyo,Tokyo
La Camera For Eyes at La camera,Tokyo
film workshop SPRUNGBRETT, up-and-coming Int. Film Festival Hannover,Germany

2012
"I'm looking at the sea." 
Experimental Video Screening at Caracas ,República Bolivariana de Venezuela
"She was looking at the sea." and "as always" were screened at the neoneo,Tokyo.

short filmography

2004  "Rabbit teeth lost"     (Stereo/7'30'')
2009  "ahead we? "       (Stereo/7'30'')
2010  "I'm looking at the sea."   (Stereo/7min)
2011  "She was looking at the sea."   (silent/5m30s)
2012  "as always" (Stereo/10'16'')
2013  "SHINE" (Stereo/7min)