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Mayu Kanamori


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Mayu Kanamori is a Sydney based artist and storyteller working across mediums including theatre, performance, photography, installation, writing, poetry, radio and documentary making. Her major works include You’ve Mistaken Me for A Butterfly, Untitled.Showa, Teiju to wa Nandaro, In Repose, Yasukichi Murakami: Through a Distant Lens, The Heart of the Journey, and CHIKA: A Documentary Performance. Mayu has received a commendation for United Nations Association Media Peace Award Promotion of Multicultural Issues, Broome NAIDOC Non Indigenous Reconciliation Award and has been a finalist for Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism. She is a board member of The Koto Music Institute of Australia, and a founding member of Nikkei Australia.


You’ve Mistaken me for a Butterfly (process blog)

Yasukichi Murakami – Through a Distant Lens (process blog)

I Just Can’t Say That Word (process blog)

Coverage in Memory Studies Journal


Yasukichi Murakami – Through a Distant Lens – video by Michael Park / Courtesy CAAP

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