Japanese Photography from the 1960s-70s at Hong Kong Art Centre

Mitsugu Ohnishi - The Long Vacation, 1993
By   /  August 22, 2014

The Japan Foundation, Consulate-General of Japan in Hong Kong and Hong Kong Arts Centre have co-organised an exhibition that showcases the diverse photography that emerged in Japan from the late 1960s to the early 1970s.  The show runs from now until August 31 at the Pao Galleries.

Master works of 23 Japanese photographers include some famous names like Daido Moriyama, Nobuyoshi Araki, and Risaku Suzuki. The exhibition presents the essence of contemporary Japanese photography, and brings viewer’s attention to members of society, as well as cities, suburbs, and nature.

By Miss Wong/ The Altermodernist


  • Dates: 17–31 Aug 2014
  • Time: Daily 10:00am–8:00pm
  • Venue: 4-5/F, Pao Galleries, Hong Kong Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.
Risaku Suzuki - Sakura N-6, 2002

Risaku Suzuki – Sakura N-6, 2002

Main image: Mitsugu Ohnishi – The Long Vacation, 1993

Photo credits: Courtesy of Artist and Hong Kong Art Centre


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