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Author Kubota, Hiroji, 1939- artist.

Title Hiroji Kubota : photographer / Hiroji Kutoa ; preface by Elliott Erwitt ; foreword by Mark Lubell ; introduction by Alison Nordstrom ; interview by Christ Boot.

Publication Info. New York : Aperture Foundation Inc., [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    779.092 Kubota,H KUB    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 511 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
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Note Catalog of an exhibition held at Aperture Gallery, New York and Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York, November 2015 to January 2016.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Hiroji Kubota Photographer, details the extraordinary life and world travels, spanning over fifty years, of a veteran Magnum photographer. This is the first comprehensive survey of a key Japanese photographer, and includes four hundred photographs. Hiroji Kubota (born in Tokyo, 1939) began his career by assisting photographers René Burri, Burt Glinn, and Elliott Erwitt on their visit to Japan in 1961. In 1965 he joined Magnum Photos, producing major bodies of work, many in book form, on the United States, Japan, China, North and South Korea, and Southeast Asia. His numerous publications include From Sea to Shining Sea: A Portrait of America (1992) and Out of the East: Transition and Tradition in Asia (1999). Exhibition: Aperture Gallery, New York, USA (04.11-23.12.2015).
Subject Kubota, Hiroji, 1939- -- Exhibitions.
Street photography -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Documentary photography -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Erwitt, Elliott, writer of preface.
Lubell, Mark, writer of foreword.
Nordström, Alison Devine, writer of introduction.
Boot, Chris, interviewer.
Aperture Foundation, host institution.
Sundaram Tagore Gallery, host institution.
Added Title Photographer
ISBN 9781597112857 (hardback)
1597112852 (hardback)

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