From Beneath the Earth
September 2023

Motomichi Nakamura, Japanese born and graduated from Parsons School of Design in New York, is an award-winning illustrator, animator, projection mapping artist and educator, based in Croton On Hudson, NY.

His animated films have been screened at Sundance Film Festival, Onedotzero Festival, Pictoplasma, Holland International Film Festival among many and his recent experimental film “Okami” won in The Leeds International Film Festival. His projection installation work has been exhibited globally in numerous museums and galleries including the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York, Winzavod - Moscow Contemporary Art Center, MARCO in Monterrey Mexico, Gaite Lyrique Paris among others. Commercially, he has worked on projects for clients such as Channel 4, EA, MTV, USA Networks, UNIQLO and produced illustrations, campaign designs, short films and music videos for artists including Nicola Cruz and the Swedish band The Knife.

This artwork is curated and part of the Digerati Emergent Media Festival - Welcome to the Here and Now 2023