Posts Tagged ‘press’

I’m Officially A Nigerian Celebrity!

Monday, April 8th, 2013

I looked at my Twitter feed this morning and saw this tweet. An early birthday present? How sweet! I love Nigeria and Nigeria loves me… so much, they’ve made me a celebrity. I am thrilled to have my butoh-vocal theatre work recognized. Love and blessings to all.

Diverse Universe Festival 2009 Press

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

From the culture journal, SIRP, these words:

“Arhebamen’s performances are very powerful ritual, which goes far beyond the modern feminine materiality bimboculture and represents more… creative power.”

This is where I turn green, grow enormous muscles and burst out of my clothing. But honestly, how flattering! Special thanks to the very fashionable billeneeve- makes her own clothes- for alerting me to this next one. I would never have known… and neither it seems, do the writers of this hilarious blog. By the way, click on any of the images or links to go to the original article.

okay, so they don't know my name

I was basically the only black person in Estonia.

OK, so they don’t know my name yet but I think they like my style- I think.

From other media:

i think the caption repeats my artist's statement on the diverse universe website. i think

There were two articles from this paper, Parnu Postimees, about my performances. Sometimes you can kind of, sort of imagine what the words mean. Google’s translation of the other, similar caption says:

“Very emotional piece, the origin of the Nigerian Eseohe Arhebamen, whose narrative is an integral movement of the wall design of moving images and music. Tranquillizing veevulin and immobile inimskulptuur Arhebameni emotional vaheldusrikkas performance went smoothly, and the artist’s activities over the hüsteeriaks rituaali pointed out, during which people bring seestunud the negative forces.”

I hope you understand. But wait, there’s more!


Eseohe at the Korea Experimental Arts Festival

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009
korean experimental arts festival
The purpose of Korea Experimental Arts Festival is to build a communication between audiences and experimental arts. This festival happens every year since 2002 under the art director of Kim Baek Ki who is a performance artist and chief of KoPAS. (more…)

Fire Butoh 2 Artist’s Statement and Press

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009





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