Midi Onodera
Moving Image Artist

24fps (2011)

2011. MMXI. The year of the rabbit, the International Year of Forests and the International Year of Chemistry. 2011 also marks the fifth year that I have been making miniature movies or as I like to call them, Vidoodles. As the world of analogue film gradually fades into the horizon and the rushing onslaught of […]

Aleatoria (2010)

(Short Version) 4:27 min. time lapse documentation
digital video

Aleatoria (2010)

(Long Version) 8:23 min. time lapse documentation
digital video

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Baker’s Dozen (2010)

2010. According to the Japanese calendar, this is Heisei 22, the Chinese name it the Year of the Tiger and the United Nations has proclaimed it the International Year of Biodiversity. But what is my interpretation of 2010? Originally I had thought of doing a project called Year of MIDI. This was not meant to […]

Move (2009)

(Short version) 6:39 min. time lapse documentation
digital video

Move (2009)

(Long version) 9:11 min. time lapse documentation
digital video

Tributaries: Reflections of AIKO SUZUKI (2009)

This DVD project pays tribute to the work and life of Aiko Suzukiā€”a remarkable, prolific visual artist who, from 1967 until her untimely death from cancer in 2005, worked in an astonishing variety of media, ranging from dramatic textile constructions, to abstract paintings in acrylics and oil, and from subtle monoprints to forthright video installations.

52 Short Videos (2009)

45 sec. – 90 sec. experimental narrative, mixed media: VCam Now, Canon PowerShot SD780 IS digital camera, Argus Bean Carabiner Digital Camera

365 Short Videos (2006-2007)

30 sec. -1 min. each experimental narrative, mixed media: digital video, Mattel Vidster, VCam Now, Canon PowerShot S410 digital camera