toru izumida

audio & visual artist ⋰ dj ⋰ live visuals


biography

Toru Izumida is an audio & visual artist who graduated from the Musashino Art University in Tokyo, Japan in 2010, and currently lives and works in New York. His live A/V set is programed visuals have many layers reactive to live sounds. In 2019, he presented his live A/V sets at //Dreamlands\\ presented by Testu Collective x Ideal Glass Studios. On the other hand, He is an organizer of 0 // 2019 Public Visuals that is the live A/V event in Brooklyn, NY. His visual artworks have been exhibited at World Art Dubai (2015), ISEA (2015), and as part of solo and group exhibitions in New York, Mexico City, and Tokyo.

2010 BA , Musashino Art University , Tokyo, Japan
1987 born in Nagasaki, Japan

live a/v performances

AUG 24, 2019 | 0 // 2019 Public Visuals 3 @Synesthesia, Brooklyn, NY
JUN 28 - 29, 2019 | //Dreamlands\\ @The Atrium, New York, NY
JUN 8, 2019 | 0 // 2019 Public Visuals 2 @Synesthesia, Brooklyn, NY
MAY 19, 2019 | DigiAna Performance Show @Synesthesia, Brooklyn, NY
APR 21, 2019 | DigiAna Performance Show @Synesthesia, Brooklyn, NY
APR 4, 2019 | 0 // 2019 Public Visuals @H0l0, Brooklyn, NY
JAN 18, 2019 | DigiAna Music Event @Funkadelic Studios, New York, NY
JUL 21, 2017 | translation :: K/Coming Digital - Brooklyn, NY, US
JAN 6, 2017 | Smoothie Tunes Presents: Open Mic Night! / Babycastles - NY, US
JUN 11, 2016 | Toru Izumida & Seungjin Lee Live Show, NY, US

 

dj

MAY 25, 2019 - cue 2019.05.25 @Synesthesia, Brooklyn, NY
MAY 23, 2019 - Ma H0L0 @H0l0, Brooklyn, NY
DEC 23, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
OCT 31, 2018 - MOEDO CLUB 002 @Kinfolk94, Brooklyn, NY
OCT 28, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
SEP 23, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
SEP 2, 2018 - The Sleep Watchers @Queens Brewery, Brooklyn, NY
AUG 19, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
JUL 22, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
JUN 22, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
MAY 20, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
MAY 6, 2018 - Mood Ring, Brooklyn, NY
APR 22, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
APR 2, 2018 - Mood Ring, Brooklyn, NY
MAR 18, 2018 - The Sleep Watchers @H0L0, Brooklyn, NY
MAR 4, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
JAN, 21, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
DEC, 21, 2018 - ID:A @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
OCT 27, 2017 - The Sleep Watchers Vol.3, Brooklyn, NY
SEP 9, 2017 - The Sleep Watchers Vol.2, Brooklyn, NY
AUG 16, 2017 - The Sleep Watchers, Brooklyn, NY
OCT 17, 2016 Japan Fes. / Gateway Art Center, NY, US
APR 22, 2016 - Smoothie Tunes Presents: Weird Inside, Tokyo Megaplex, Ehiorobo, Exitpost & Keota @Babycastles - NY
MAR 20, 2016 - Seungjin Lee - Digital installation performance @Joria Main Stage, New York, NY|
MAR 18, 2016 - TORU IZUMIDA x BASSANOVA RAMEN SUPER FRIDAY @Bassanova Ramen - New York, NY
DEC 19, 2015 - Contemporary HipHop @Funkadelic Studios (studio-1) - New York, NY

 

vj / live visual

MAR 22, 2019 - Modern Times: Machìna (Live) @Ceremony, Brooklyn, NY
MAR 5, 2019 - Crossover Night vol.4 @Kinfolk90, Brooklyn, NY
FEB 20, 2019 - MUSICA DA LAGOA @H0l0, Brooklyn, NY
JAN 16, 2019 - MUSICA DA LAGOA @H0l0, Brooklyn, NY
FEB 3, 2017 - Smoothie Tunes x Play Too Much Present: Maxo, Danika +more Babycastles - NY, US
JAN 6, 2017 - Smoothie Tunes Presents: Open Mic Night! Babycastles - NY, US
OCT 8, 2016 - Smoothie Tunes + Mercury Lounge Present: Gingerlys // Imagist // Verdigrls // Effie Liu // Rocket Pengwin @Mercury Lounge - NY, US
AUG 5, 2016 - Smoothie Tunes Presents: Fyütch | Philosophy of Love with EP Release Show @Babycastles - NY, US
JUL 29, 2016 - 1 year anniversary party: maxo abbi press buji moistbreezy diveo & qualiatik@Babycastles - NY, US
JUN 24, 2016 - Smoothie Tunes & Fête & Proper Vibes Present: Cautious Clay j.robb, jåmvvis, Lean Quatifah, oceans and Garlyn @Babycastles - NY, US
MAY 27, 2016 - Smoothie Tunes x Jadamix Present: Weird Inside AIRWAV b2b Lege Kale Zw Dess Oceans Ronin & Lussx @Babycastles - NY, US
APR 22, 2016 - Smoothie Tunes Presents: Weird Inside, Tokyo Megaplex, Ehiorobo, Exitpost & Keota @Babycastles - NY, US
MAR 25, 2016 - Smoothie Tunes Presents: AIRWAV weird inside LK Faith olukara LOTSO and oceans @Babycastles - NY, US
FEB 13, 2016 - Smoothie Tunes presents: Momo, FXWRK, Falco, Blonde Maze & Mez0net @Babycastles - NY, US

 

solo exhibitions

SEP 07, 2014 street art show at soho, New York, US
AUG 28, 2014 street art show at union sq, New York, US
APR 22-27, 2014 in her / New York, US
JAN 16-19, 2010 almost no memory / Musashino Art University, Tokyo, JP

 

art fair

JUN 16, 2015 Braddock Park Art Festival, North Bergen, NJ, US
APR 8-11, 2015 WORLD ART DUBAI, Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

group exhibitions

FEB 28 - MAR 2, 2019 POP-UP SHOW DIGIANA GROUP @CJ one Gallery, New York, NY
NOV 18, 2017 Digital x Analog Exhibition, New York, US
AUG 14 - 18, 2015 ISEA2015, Vancouver, Canada
APR 30, 2015 Espacio Arterial, Mexico City, Mexico
MAR 26 - APR 5, 2015 New Print Horizons at OFFLINE, Lower East Side, NY, US
FEB 27 - MAR 1, 2015 The Big Draw at Catalyst Gallery, Beacon, NY, US
FEB 6 - MAR 6, 2015 Digital Art Exhibition at Gallery La La, SoHo, NY, US
JAN 30, 2015 1st Salon Show of 2015 at Greenpoint Gallery, Greenpoint, NY, US
OCT 12, 2014 Open Recent - Williamsburg, New York, US
OCT 5, 2014 Open Recent - Dumbo, New York, US
MAY 11-13, 2009    Art Market 2009 / Kosmos Lane Studio & Gallery, Tokyo, JP
MAR 28-29, 2009 Yokohama genki ni nale / art gallery - on the wind, Kanagawa, JP