Discipline: Film/Video – experimental


Discipline: Film/Video – experimental
Region: Cleveland, OH
MacDowell Fellowships: 2014

Kasumi is an artist who works in a broad range of media: directing and producing short and feature-length experimental films, performing live shows and VJ, creating looping electronic sculptures, designing motion graphics and animated gifs, producing immersive 360 virtual reality pieces, and making fine art prints and wearable art through glitch and data moshing.

Her distinctive and personal style has been recognized worldwide. In 2011 she was awarded The John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship for her groundbreaking experimental feature film Shockwaves.



kasumi worked in the Mixter studio.

Built in 1927–1930, the Florence Kilpatrick Mixter Studio was funded by its namesake and designed by the architect F. Winsor, Jr., who also designed MacDowell's original Savidge Library in 1925. Mixter Studio, solidly built of yellow and grey-hued granite, once had sweeping views of Pack Monadnock to the east. The lush forest has now grown…

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