Sunday, December 21, 2008

Issei Suda: Human Memory

Obanazawa, Yamagata Prefecture Issei Suda... Obanazawa, Yamagata Prefecture (from the series: 'Fushi Kaden'), 1976, vintage silver print). From the exhibition Issei Suda: Human Memory at Galerie Priska Pasquer in Cologne, Germany. "...Photographs from Issei Suda's best-known series 'Fushi Kaden' from 1978 will be shown, along with a selection of works from his retrospective monograph 'Human Memory.' With his portraits and street scenes the artist comprises an original position in Japanese photography of the 1970s and 1980s."