Japan Somewhere

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Japan Somewhere

Maki

Publisher: Zen Foto Gallery

This latest publication by French photographer Maki includes images taken between 2001 and 2015 during many visits to Japan. The high-contrast black-and-white photos, from streetsnaps to portraits, landscapes and the occasional erotic image, paint a manifold picture of Maki’s extensive experience of Japan while avoiding the common mistake of needless orientalism.
Says Russet Lederman in her essay “A Journey to Japan Somewhere”: “Maki approaches photography as a series of open-ended encounters experienced from both inside and outside Japanese culture. (...) "Japan Somewhere" travels both figuratively and literally into Japan’s back alleys.”

Book Size
280 x 195 mm
Pages
144 pages, 96 images
Binding
Softcover
Publication Date
2018
Language
English, Japanese
Limited Edition
500

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