Life in Philly
Artist: Mao Ishikawa
Authors: Shomei Tomatsu - Mao Ishikawa - Keiichi Takeuchi - Keisuke Sugiura
Publishers: Zen Foto Gallery - Gallery Out of Place
Following her meeting with an american soldier in Okinawa in 1975, Mao Ishikawa traveled to the United States of America in 1986. Life in Philly gathers pictures of her time within the african american community of Philadelphia.
Mostly known for her political work questionning the relationship between the US and Japan, the essayist and photographer tenderly captures her subjects and creates a raw portrait of the life in Philly. Published by Zen Foto Gallery and Gallery OUT of PLACE, the book includes texts both in english and in japanese, by Keiichi Takeuchi, Shomei Tomastu and Keisuke Sugiura.
|Number of pages:||64 pages|
|Dimensions:||25.5 × 36 cm|
|Language:||Japanese / English|
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