I am surprised at the gap between the era of the Siege of Leningrad (1941-44) and the current landscape of St. Petersburg. The purpose of my theme, War Requiem, is to recognize this gap and pray for peace in this town.Chikako Goto
Chikako Goto is a Japanese multimedia artist. Her practice often looks to transcend artistic genre by translating the naturally invisible, visualizing the audible world. Since 2015 she has been working on visualizing the music of the “War Requiem” by Benjamin Britten. In Fall of 2019 she was part of the SPAR artist-in-residence program.