Kaori Haba ( Japan)
Born in 8 August 1959, Hokkaido, Japan.
Bachelor of Arts degree in Hokkaido University, Faculty of Letters, Department of Japanese History, Japan.
Kaori Haba started performance art in 1999, and has performed home and abroad. She has been invited to various performance art festivals and performance art projects, locally and internationally; Korea, China, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia, Taiwan, Finland, Germany, Poland, Denmark, Belarus, Canada, Australia and so on.
She is active also to create art scene in community she belongs to, especially about performance art,.
She is the director of Art_Plus-jp, a non-profit activity group which promotes contemporary art project, it's based in Nagano prefecture. It organizes “Art_Plus-jp Performance Art Project” inviting performance artists from overseas annually.