Mehata Hiroshi
  • Male
  • 東京都杉並区
  • Japan

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Performance Discipline
sound, Visual Art,
Hiroshi Mehata is a musician of Noise/Experimental Music, and is a contemporary artist who has been creating visual artworks based on his own music in Tokyo Japan.

He represents the unconscious world that exists between dreams and reality.
Using the images and the misunderstandings that are born when the ultimate point of the boundary line between dreams and reality is the concept called Noum. His music is called Ritual Futuristic.

Released as Mehata Sentimental Legend with music album Noum Zeccyou from Germany's Mind Plug Records in 2011.
In 2013, had first solo exhibition as visual artist, Mehata Hiroshi- Noum Zeccyou at Gallery TEXU in Spain.
In 2014, had exhibition at Jogja National Museum Indonesia in Yogyakarta.
In Fall, had exhibition in the Michelin one-star restaurant Abantal (Seville, Spain) by the hands of El Viajero Alado Galeria.
it was framed as part of 2013-2014 Japan-Spain 400th Anniversary event. In December, appeared on music channel Atmósfera in RNE Radio3 (national radio in Spain).

In 2015, had music tour in Spain “Noum El Final de mundo”, and had exhibition at gallery in Lisbon, Portugal.
and have exhibition in Italy and Australia in Summer.

Mehata’s visual art types are mainly drawings, digital drawings prints, paintings, free improvisation Shodo drawings, video art, designed music albums, and some merchandise. In combination with his music performance, Mehata does video projection.
Currently, Mehata does installation work as well as conceptual art.

Not only solo work, Mehata produces music with several other music bands : Gaiamamoo, iIl Offre Sa Confiance Et Son Amour, and Togoronomiko.

Mehata collaborates as well with other musicians, artists, and poets worldwide.

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About Concept Noum

The origin of the Noum .. It means Dream of Noh. In addition, by the pronunciation is the same reading (different kanji 濃霧) It has the same meaning as the Deep fog. It symbolizes tornado sound and Drawing Pattern that I often use. As described above. Simultaneously, if read  from the opposite side of Noum, become word meaning "silence" it. Mu- On The opposite of silence,That means roar, the noise that is. Noum have the triple structure of their meaning.
My pattern , It is kind of Simulacra phenomenon.
(This is that a set of three points be recognized as the face of an animal or people,
this is the program that has been input to the brain previously before we born.
think It is the one of Starting point of the structure of animism.)
There is a close relationship with the memory of their own .
and, “Misunderstanding”. this is one of most important point of my expression.
Moment of the first encounter,
Information processing inside the memory of their own beyond the knowledge.
feel that there is great potential of the expression.
That is,
To interact with the history of their own that each people had seen.
at the same time, It is the accumulation of views of the surrounding area that was cut out in unconscious.
draw symbolically them with format of sound and drawing.


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Posted on March 30, 2012 at 1:38pm 0 Comments

Mehata Sentimental Legend New Album Noum Zeccyou released

Posted on October 29, 2011 at 7:28am 0 Comments

from Mind Plug Records Today.


Mehatas music explores the subconscious boundaries between light and shadow, vision and hearing, death and rebirth. In a radical fusion of old Japanese ritual music and futuristic psychedelic noise, Mehatas ethereal soundscapes express…

Mehata Sentimental Legend

Posted on October 25, 2011 at 11:07am 1 Comment

I advocate the music in the boundary line of hearing and vision. Fusion of ancient music and future music. The boundary line of light and a shadow. The unconscious domain in a dream and an actual boundary line.

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At 11:31am on October 25, 2011, Pablo Ramírez said…
Nice to meet you too Mehata. Do you live in Tokyo? Should be a great place...

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