Marianna Maruyama is an artist and writer based in The Hague. She is interested in love, labour and translation.

She has tutored at the Dutch Art Institute Master of Art Praxis, guest lectured at The Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, and has been an artist-researcher at the invitation of the Sedje Hémon Foundation in The Hague since 2016.

Her work has been performed and exhibited in the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam (NL), documenta14 Parliament of Bodies, Kassel (DE), The Jewish Historical Museum, Amsterdam (NL), Manifesta 11, Zurich (CH), The Centraal Museum, Utrecht (NL), and IMPAKT festival, Utrecht (NL) and CAC Vilnius (LT). Selected publications include: Performing Security (The Fifth Season, 2019); Translation as Method (Kunstlicht, 2017), Three Movements (Casco/DAI, 2013), Farocki’s Living Room (Harun Farocki Institut, 2018).

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