TOKYO Before / After

October 2 - October 31, 2020
TOKYO Before / After


TOKYO Before / After
October 2- October 31, 2020
Schneider Hall Galleries, University of Louisville 

The Hite Art Institute is pleased to present TOKYO Before / After. Curated by photography critic Kotaro Iizawa, the exhibition features 81 photographs from 11 photographers and juxtaposes images captured in the 1930s and 1940s with those captured after 2010. 

TOKYO Before / After is organized by The Japan Foundation, a public agency established in 1972 with the goal of promoting international understanding through cultural exchange. 

The exhibition includes photographs by KOGA, NIPPON, Kineo Kuwabara, Nobuyoshi Araki, Mika Ninagawa, Motoyuki Daifu, SATO Shintaro, Shinya Arimoto, Natsumi Hayashi, Kenta, Cobayashi, and Daido Moriyama.

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Left: Nobuyoshi Araki, Tokyo Tombeau, 2016/2017, Gelatin silver print, 25.4 x 30.5 cm, ©Nobuyoshi Araki / Courtesy of Taka Ishii Gallery
Right: mika ninagawa, (c) mika ninagawa