Tangled Drops

Tabaimo & Jörg Müller

From 10 years old / Saison culturelle

  • Visual arts


Tangled drops is a collaborative project between the visual artist Tabaïmo and Jörg Müller, circus artist. It’s the meeting of visual arts and circus, animation film and juggling, image projection and objects. A projection of images and a projection of objects. Animated images, animated objects. An animation of the object that projects the animation; which is animated by the juggler…


Tabaimo (b. 1975) is a contemporary Japanese artist whose immersive and challenging video installations have been exhibited worldwide. She combines hand-drawn images with digital manipulations to create large-scale animations, evoking traditional Japanese prints (ukiyo-e) while presenting a sharp and complex view of Japanese society.

She also works in the field of performing arts. She has provided visual elements for Ohad Naharin’s Batsheva dance company performances, choreographer Maki Morishita, architect Yuko Nagayama and photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto.

Jörg Müller

Born in Bavaria in 1970, Jörg Müller obtained his diploma in Circus Arts at the CNAC in 1994 with the congratulations of the jury. He graduated from the CNAC with a first solo entitledMobile.

In addition to these personal works, Jörg Müller has participated in numerous co-creations, such as PRE #1 and PRE#2.2 withJess Curtis (performance between circus, dance and science) or Sarabande wherehe shares the stage with the cellist Noémi Boutin. He recently proposed an indetite installation with Roman Müller for theKarlsruhe festival in 2019.


  • Auteure et projections :
  • Tabaimo
  • Auteur et interprète :
  • Jörg Müller
  • Interprète :
  • Chiharu Mamiya
  • Chant :
  • Kenji Osumi
  • Univers sonore et régie :
  • Keisuke Tanaka
  • Création lumière et régie :
  • Asako Miura
  • Régie générale France :
  • Nicolas Barreau
  • Production :
  • Julien Couzy



Wasistdas& Tabaimo Theater projects



Tokyo Metropolitan Theater; Institut français (Cirque export program); Maison des Jonglages -scène conventionnée de La Courneuve, as part of a residency in the Department of Seine-St-Denis; Tandem, scène nationale d’Arras-Douai; l’Avant scène -scène conventionnée de Cognac; Plateforme des pôles cirque de Normandie:La Brèche, pôle national cirque de Cherbourg.


Residencies and support:


l’Albarède -Théâtre de Ganges; La Brèche, pôle national cirque de Cherbourg; Morishita studio -Tokyo; Maison des Jonglages -scène conventionnée de La Courneuve; Tandem, scène nationale d’Arras-Douai; l’Avant scène -scène conventionnée de Cognac

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Special information(s)

[*Reduced price]

For RSA beneficiaries, people with reduced mobility, holders of the large family card, unemployed people, students, under 18 years old, over 60 years old