Keiichi Tahara "Polaroid & Torse"
GINZA TSUTAYA BOOKS
We are holding valuable exhibition of photographer, Keiichi Tahara who died suddenly this year in Ginza TSUTAYA BOOKS.
By this display, we display "Polaroid" and "Torse" which are masterpiece of Tahara. In addition, we sell anthology and display work of Tahara in particular.
It is beautiful work which arrested light skillfully as I do not think that "Polaroid" photographed photograph which we photographed in instant camera "Polaroid" with work which Tahara processed scratches into in Polaroid. "Torse" photographs sculpture of stone including sculpture and fresco and becomes art work which is konsepuchuaru printing to stone again. You love photograph, and please have a look at work only by Tahara who continued demanding ultimate light.
Look at the details of this display than this.
It was born in Kyoto for 1,951 years.
Technique of photograph is learned for the junior high school era by influence of grandfather who is photographer. We join performance of theatrical company which is in charge of lighting and picture, and participated in Europe and visit France in 1971. Therefore we are shocked by sharp light stabbing that we came across of Europe and remain in Paris and begin activity as photographer. We start first series "city" (1973-1974), production of "window" (1973-1981) in 1973. We announced work at exhibition including Paris national library and displayed shocking debut. We announce series such as "countenance" (1978-1987), "Eclat" (1979-1983), "Polaroid" (1984) afterwards. We announced at Amsterdam City art museum, pompidu Kunitachi Museum of Contemporary Art, French national photograph center, exhibition of France home and abroad including the Belgian National Gallery and fixed global evaluation.
In addition, we perform collaboration with sculpture and building by extension to research << light >> and enlarge expression domain of light. In addition, we dealt with Dunhill, Cartier, many advertisements, plans including Don periniyon as Blanding consultant mainly. We hold retrospective show "Keiichi Tahara light-sculpture" in Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum in 2004. Long-term until December 24, "Keiichi Tahara "photosynthesis" with Min Tanaka" that "Photosynthesis1978-1980" consisting of work group which photographed dancer Min Tanaka for recent main activity in retrospective show "SCULPTEUR DE LUMIÈRE exhibition" (2014) in Paris Europe photograph Museum, Czech National Gallery in Prague (2017) becomes the series Japan first public exhibition now again in Hara Museum is thigh width now being held from September 9. D.2017.
<main receiving a prize career>
Arles international photograph Festival award (1977, France)
French photograph critic Prize (1978, France)
The tenth Ihee Kimura Prize (1985, Japan)
niepusu prize (1988, France)
Art Order of Culture Chevallier (1993, France)
※About work name of image publishing in this page
(bottom) "Polaroid" #6
Event name: Keiichi Tahara "Polaroid & Torse"
It was finished
Holding time: From 9:00 to 23:30 (Hours)
Holding place: Exhibit space in front of STARBUCKS
Sponsorship: GINZA TSUTAYA BOOKS