BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5221@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20161016T000000Z DTEND:20161016T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong>Javier de Frutos&nbsp\;</strong>is the choreographer of the performance element of Simon Starling&rsquo\;s project&nbsp\;<em>At T wilight</em>\, and has worked widely in dance\, theatre\, visual arts and film. Born in Venezuela in 1963\, de Frutos began his dance training in 19 80\, continuing at the London School of Contemporary Dance and at the Merc e Cunningham School\, New York. His work is in the repertoire of many ball et and contemporary dance companies including Rambert Dance Company\, Scot tish Ballet and The Royal Ballet among others. In 2000\, de Frutos became one of the first recipients of an Arts Council Fellowship\, through which he studied the works of Tennessee Williams. He represented Britain at the 2006 Venice Biennale. De Fruto's film and TV credits include "The Long Roa d to Mazatlan" in collaboration with Isaac Julien\, which was nominated fo r the Turner prize in 2001. De Frutos is also credited with the movement d irection for Mika&rsquo\;s music video "We Are Golden" and more recently t he new HBO drama&nbsp\;<em>Game of Thrones</em>\, directed by Thomas McCar thy.&nbsp\;\n<strong>\n</strong>Part of the&nbsp\;<strong>Image-in-Focus</ strong>&nbsp\;gallery talk series:\nSelect Sundays at 2 PM\, through Janua ry 14\, 2017.&nbsp\;\n<strong>November 20\, 2016: Tomoeda Akiyo</strong>\, Living National Treasure\, Kita Noh Theater Company\n<strong>December 4\, 2016:&nbsp\;Carrie Preston</strong>\,&nbsp\;Associate Professor of Englis h and Director of the Women&rsquo\;s\, Gender\, and Sexuality Studies Prog ram at Boston University\nCap off your weekend at Japan Society Gallery wi th these energetic\, 20-minute conversations with leading curators\, write rs\, artists and specialists of Japanese art. Drop by to hear their unique perspectives on select highlights from Gallery's fall exhibition\,&nbsp\; <a href="http://www.japansociety.org/page/programs/gallery/simon-starling- at-twilight"><strong><em>Simon Starling: At Twilight</em></strong></a>.&nb sp\;\n<em>Free with admission to the exhibition. Groups are limited to 30\ , first-come\, first-served basis.</em> DTSTAMP:20240719T145448Z SUMMARY:Image-in-Focus: Javier de Frutos URL:/en/events/2016/10/16/image-in-focus-javier-de-frutos/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR