Mierle Laderman Ukeles

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"SNOW WORKERS' BALLET: 2012" VIDEO ART

Drivers of large snow tire dozers:
Hirohiko Nogami, “Romeo,” purple blade
Noriyoshi Kuwabara, “Juliet,” peach blade
Shigekatsu Takahashi, red blade
Nisaku Ikeda, green blade
Masashi Kuwahara, yellow blade
 

Drivers of the rotaries
(including different drivers for the second and third performances):
Kakichi Ichikawa, Kazuyoshi Kosugi
Nobuyuki Mizuochi (also painter of the blades)
Yuichi Muruyama, Koji Niwano
Masayoshi Sakai, Masayuki Takano
Tadashi Watabe, Yoshihiro Yanagi

Gallery Website:
feldmangallery.com/artist-home/mierle-laderman-ukeles

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"SNOW WORKERS' BALLET: WINTER 2012" VIDEO ART

VEHICLES AND DRIVERS:

Thirteen snow vehicles:
Three large tire dozers with red, green, and yellow blades
One large tire dozer with peach blade, “Juliet”
One large tire dozer with purple blade, “Romeo”
Six large rotaries
One baby rotary
One motor grader

Supervisor and conductor:
Mitsugi Fukuzaki
 

Driver of the motor grader:
Haruyoshi Yanagi

NOTE: PARTICIPATED FROM DEC 4 TO DEC 13, 2017