Have you ever heard of “Intercity-Express”? It’s an audio visual project by a world-renowned Japanese creator Tetsuji Ohno. His visual works with the innovative sound is getting popular specially in Europe.
He used to be an office worker and had experienced many different things. In the middle of 1990s, he started his career as DJ in Tokyo and the end of 1990s, he started to create his original music as a composer. He’s been doing live performance in all over the world since then. He has amazing career as an artist who has performed in many countries so far at media art festivals such as MUTEK in Canada, MUTEK MX in Mexico, HPL in Russia, Scopione Festival in France, Sunscape Festical in Republic of Malta. His exhibition work has been won the prize at FILE Festival as well.
Simultaneously he’s been domestically doing many different activities including developing interactive contents and he appeared the biggest digital technology exhibition in Japan called Inter BEE in 2017.
His sound has a strong characteristic of mixture of techno, house, noise and electronic genres with his original visual art, which fascinates people especially in Europe. His music sounds simple but actually thick and complicated that is on colorful visual art. The delicate lines dances boldly in the vivid colors that takes listeners to the world of Intercity-Express.
In August, 2018, he appeared at MUTEK held in Motreal, Canada again. Montreal is the city where has strong French and other Europe culture includes music and nightclub scenes. We are sure Tesuji Ohno fascinated people who gathered in Montreal from all over the world!