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Sakiko Nomura
Kuroyami (SIGNED)

Photographs by Sakiko Nomura

Design by Satoshi Machiguchi

Akio Nagasawa, 2008

First edition


128 pp., 78 b&w illustrations

255 x 375 mm

Item #1050

0.780 1050 Sold Out

Kuroyami when translated means “black darkness” and this theme is prevalent throughout the course of the subject matter presented in this volume. An assistant to Araki for a number of years, Sakiko Nomura’s work shares some similarities yet is not as immediately provocative. Sometimes diffused and grainy, the photographs capture people – vulnerable and exposed through (in) direct and filtered light sources. Dark and brooding, the photographs are presented one image per-page in large folio format.