Talk: Akira Takayama
With: Akira Takayama & local professors
Moderator: Flore Herman
Following one of the live classes from McDonalds’ Radio University, we invite you to meet Akira Takayama, the driving force behind the project. He will enter into discussion with a few Brussels professors about the working process, the history, and the challenges of the project.
See also: McDonalds’ Radio University
Confronted with the SARS-CoV-2 crisis, we had to cancel this project
Akira Takayama in an artist and theater director. In 2002, he formed the theater company Port B in Tokyo, and since then has been producing installations, touring performances and social experiments utilizing urban spaces as a way of engaging with cities and societies across the world.
In recent years, collaboration with those from other fields including visual art, literature, tourism, urban planning, and education has been the scope of his practice broadening further, and he has applied his theatrical thoughts to opening up new possibilities in a variety of fields.Back to top