Kodama Kanazawa (金澤 韻) is a Japanese curator of contemporary art, currently based in Shanghai, China. After working for 12 years in public art museums, she began working independently in 2013. Code-a-Machine(Kodama Kanazawa + Shinichiro Masui) founder, artistic director. Visiting Professor at Kyoto University of the Arts. CIMAM member.
Her interest lies in human being’s psychological transition in conjunction with the change of time, which also relates to her theme: How can we recognize invisible social structures that result in difficulties such as poverty, disparity or discrimination? In practice, her interest manifests in the topics of self-imposed cultural imperialism in modern and contemporary Japan, globalization and new-media art from the world, which have been expressed in numerous exhibitions, both domestic and overseas, during her career.