Photo Art - Photography in the 21st century (Collectif)More adventurous in scope than other comparable compendiums, Photo Art is a vast critical survey of contemporary conceptual-oriented photography. It particularly addresses the work of artists emerging in Western and Eastern Europe--many of whom will be new to American audiences--and presents critical contexts for their work in accompanying essays. Gathering more than 120 image-makers from around the globe, this luscious compendium reads like an international art fair between covers, with the work of artists to watch now and in the future, from established figures to representatives of the newest generation. Among the artists featured here are Roy Arden, the Atlas Group, Seung Woo Back, Richard Billingham, Gerard Byrne, Claude Closky, Natalie Czech, Tacita Dean, Luc Delahaye, Ruud van Empel, J.H. Engstrom, Charles Freger,...
Takashi Yasumura Domestic ScandalsMarch 8, 2007–April 14, 2007
Reception & Book Signing
Thursday, March 8, 2007, 6:00–8:00 pm
Yossi Milo Gallery is pleased to announce Domestic Scandals, an exhibition of color photographs by Takashi Yasumura. The exhibition will open on March 8, and close on April 14, 2007, with a reception for the artist on Thursday, March 8, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. This will be the artist's first solo exhibition in the United States.
The photographs in Yasumura's series, Domestic Scandals, were taken in his parents' middle- class home in Japan over the course of seven years. Using a four-by-five-inch camera, the artist focuses on objects as found in the home's interior, where traditional Japanese decorations and objects have been replaced by or are juxtaposed with modern, plastic and mass-produced goods. The color-saturated p...