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Exhibition: ‘The Shaping of New Visions: Photography, Film, Photobook’ at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York
Exhibition dates: 18th April 2012 - 29th April 2013 . Another fascinating exhibition and a bumper posting to boot (pardon the pun!) A panoply of famous photographers along with a few I had never heard of before (such as Georges Hugnet) are represented in this posting. As the press blurb states, through "key photographic projects, experimental…
the philosopher and the trickster: daido moriyama and nobuyoshi araki
moriyama's photographs consistently evoke dark, struggling identity-in-the-making. they are grainy, full of contrast, and seem to be about the eternal underside of things. araki's photos, in contrast, seem to be puerile, joyous reaction against... #daidomoriyama #japanesephotography #nobuyoshiaraki