Music Art Media:General Incorporated Associtation MAM
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MAM
(Nonprofit / General Incorporated Association)

Financial support for JAPAN CUTS, the largest film festival of Japanese movies in North America held by Japan Society, New York.
Financial support for musician Shohei Amimori’s album and concert production.
Financial support for musician Shohei Amimori’s album and concert production.
Planning and producing music producer Kenichi Makimura’s concerts and lectures.<

Overview

MAM (Nonprofit / General Incorporated Association)
Main Office
Shinagawa, Tokyo
Active Since
2012
Representative Director
Masuyamacom

MAM is a nonprofit general incorporated association managed by representative director Masuyamacom (Hiroshi Masuyama). MAM provides financial support to various projects in the fields of music, art, cultural studies, science, and technology. It also plans and produces nonprofit programs such as music concerts, lectures, art exhibitions, and video content.

Its main contributions include:

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News

JAPAN CUTS 2019
Japan Society in New York holds its annual film festival JAPAN CUTS, supported by MAM. July 19th (Fri) through 28th (Sun), 2019.

NEO-SYMPHONIC JAZZ at Geigeki / Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre
Jazz composer Miho Hazama, of whom MAM has been a fan as well as a supporter, is going to have a symphonic jazz concert at Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre.
August 30th 2019 (Fri).

Past Projects

Web

Year Title Description Type Role
2012 Money after Money Art Exhibition on “money” Exchibition Host
2013 Biological Origins of Possession Visualization of a concept in natural philosophy Video Produce
2014 Chef with Japanese Fermented Food 01 Fermentation expert / chef Nobuaki Fushiki interview Web Produce
2015 What is “Biological Origins of Possession”? Thinker Ken Suzuki (“Biological Origins of Possession”) interview Video Produce
Chef with Japanese Fermented Food 02 Chef Fushiki’s presentation at an international cooking conference in Napa Valley (US). Video Produce
Soy Sauce Made in Wooden Barrel On soy sauce made in wodden barrels in Japan. Video Produce
music is music Live Concert Music live concert series. Concert Host
Eiichi Ohtaki English Translation A website in English on Eiichi Ohtaki’s writings. Web Produce
2016 art du marche Anime Expo in New York.   Finance
Exonemo Solo Show Media artist Exonemo’s solo show in New York. Exchibition Finance
Cantus Hymns chorus recording at Meguro Church by Cantus Music Recording Produce
Himebuta-no-kai Independent filmmaking group in Ehime prefecture. Video Finance
New Award 18 Awards for video content created in 2018. Awards Finance
Resonance 01 Miki Orihara’s solo dance performance in New York. Dance Performance Finance
Omakase for Kids in New York Video content for promoting Japanese cuisine overseas. (New York version) Video Produce
Pop! Goes Cinema Retrospective exhibition of Kadokawa Films from the late 1970s through the 1980s. Event Finance
JAPAN CUTS 17 The largest Japanese film festival in North America 2017. New York. Event Finance
Synth University Awareness / promotion project for music production. Lecture Finance
2017 DOWN HILL Live concert by Shohei Amimori. Concert Produce
Omakase for Kids in Burgundy Video content for poromoting Japanese cuisine overseas. (Burgundy version) Video Produce
JAPAN CUTS 18 The largest Japanese film festival in North America 2018. New York. Event Finance
Cancer Research Medical research (New York Medical College – Urology) 1/3 Medical Research Finance
2016-17 music is music Lecture 01 Lecture on “words to describe music”. Lecture Host
2016-18 50 Years Radio Audio recordings of Kenichi Makimura talking about his life as a music producer. Web Host
2018 music is music Lecture 02 Lecture on “Japan’s subculture”. Lecture Produce
New Award 19 Awards for video content created in 2019. Awards Finance
Omakase for Kids in Barcelona Video content for poromoting Japanese cuisine overseas. (Barcelona version) Video Finance
Omakase for Kids in Milan Video content for poromoting Japanese cuisine overseas. (Milan version) Video Finance
JAPAN CUTS 19 The largest Japanese film festival in North America 2019. New York. Event Finance
Cancer Research Medical research (New York Medical College – Urology) 2/3 Medical Research Finance
Dancer in Nowhere Jazz album recording by Miho Hazama. Music Recording Finance
Patamusic Album recording by Shohei Amimori Music Recording Finance
Adoptions in the Samurai Class in Early Modern Japan. Academic paper by Yuta Segawa Academic Paper Finance
Resonance 03 Miki Orihara’s solo dance performance in New York. Dance Performance Finance
Exonemo Solo Show in Tokyo Solo exhibition. Exhibition Finance
Makimura Seminar Academic seminar by Kenichi Makimura at Keio University Art Center. Music History Studies Finance
Yellow Magic Children Music live concert. Concert Finance
Patamusicing Live concert by Shohei Amimori. Concert Host
Omakase for Kids in Singapore Video content for poromoting Japanese cuisine overseas. (Singapore version) Video Produce
Omakase for Kids in Buenos Aires Video content for poromoting Japanese cuisine overseas. (Buenos Aires version) Video Produce

Ongoing Projects, or Projects in Pre-production

Year Title Description Type Role
2018 Nozomu Sato Music recording production. Music Recording Finance
Movie “UMI” Film production. Feature Film Finance

Directors and Auditors

Representative Director Hiroshi Masuyama
Director   Yuko Iduka
Director   Kazuo Kurosawa
Director   Yukihiko Sakai
Director   Yoshiro Nakabe
Director   Kazuhiko Hachinoya
Director   Yuzaburo Masuyama
Auditor    Takashi Koyama
Auditor    Takushi Sugitani

Mission

MAM’s mission

Music
Music is a chronological art, which synchronizes human emotions. In this era of diverse beliefs and values,
MAM aspires to promote mutual understanding through maximizing the empathetic role music plays.

Visual Arts
Visual arts utilize man’s unique capability to symbolize.
MAM aspires to discover new values of “beauty” through symbolizing and visualizing people’s imaginations.

Media
Media are communication tools used to share information among people.
MAM aspires to promote the utilization of media science and technology for maintaining order in our society, that is an aggregation of human relations.

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Main business

米最大の日本映画祭“JAPAN CUTS”(NY Japan Society)への助成

ジャズ作曲家、挾間美帆、CD制作助成

音楽家、網守将平、CD・コンサート制作助成

音楽プロデューサー、牧村憲一によるコンサート、レクチャー・シリーズの制作

和食を世界各地の子供に食べてもらうショート・ムービー“オマカセ・フォー・キッズ”の制作