Contemporary Japanese Photography in All its Alluring Diversity

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A new tome by art historian Lena Fritsch, curator of modern and contemporary art at the Ashmolean Museum, is one of the first overviews of contemporary Japanese photography to be published in English. Ravens & Red Lipstick takes its title from two particular works presented in the book – Fukase Masahisa’s melancholic black and white photographs of ravens and Ishiuchi Miyako’s photographs of the lipsticks that her mother left behind after her death – in a bid to…

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Contemporary Japanese Photography in All its Alluring Diversity
By Sophie Bew

October 25, 2018 at 10:05AM
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