Book recommendations, author interviews, editors picks, and more. See more ideas about photography, art photography and photo fair. Daisuke yokota born in saitama, japan, in 1983 has quickly taken the. For his exhibition glass at kominek gallery berlin, yokota juxtaposes his sensitive studies of the nude body, his cold landscapes and his quixotic interior rooms with the condition of a new. Books go search hello select your address lastminute deals best sellers find a gift customer service new releases. Rising star daisuke yokota releases new book and performs book. Harpers books and flying books, tokyo, are excited to announce an exhibition of new work by daisuke yokota, on view from september 26 through december 1 in east hampton. One of the most exciting young talents to emerge from tokyo is photographer daisuke yokota. Daisuke yokota is one of the most innovative and experimental young photographers working in the world today. Taratine, the wildly talented and experimental young japanese photographer daisuke yokotas latest book unless hes whipped up something quick and newsprintdirty in the last few minutes, which is entirely possible, may be his most accomplished book yet. Recent acquisitions, presents the latest additions to its evergrowing collection. Nothing compared to the new provoking style of the 70s that had in mind the idea of erasing all the boundaries and pushing things to the limit, with this, evoking the most intimate desires and the most repressed emotions.
Daisuke yokota has become one of the most talked about representatives of a new generation of japanese photographers. Selected as one of the best books of 2015 by john phelan. Highly regarded for his technical and aesthetic kinships with the avantgarde monoha movement of the 60s and. Commissioned specifically for this book, daisuke yokotas and yoshi kametanis images work as a dialogue. This new book is daisukes another series of experiments with color photography. The new york public library serves more than 18 million patrons who come through its doors annually and millions more around the globe who use its resources at. Said to be his most personal work to datemore photographic novel than photo collectiontaratine takes its title from a gingko tree. Daisuke yokota in his new photobook, entitled outskirts, japanese photographer daisuke yokota b. Daisuke yokota has 31 books on goodreads with 15 ratings. The jury were unanimous in their decision that he win the 2016 foam paul huf award, in recognition of his complex, sophisticated practice. Light, emulsion skin and subject interweave a new paradigm in which the focus of yokotas lens is given a status of object over that of the normal photographic. Daisuke yokota taratine 2015 published by session press 160 pages 22 x 28 cm book 55,7 x 86,4 cm posterfirst edition limited to 500 copies.
A body of work distinct from the black and white images for which he is known. Taken together, yokotas ecstatic colors and unexpected shapes establish a new language for color photography. Session press is pleased to announce taratine, the first us monograph by acclaimed japanese photographer daisuke yokota. Color photographs signed last copy by daisuke yokota. Berlin daisuke yokota shashasha delivering japanese. To offer this wide array of free programming, the new york public library relies on both public and private funding. Commissioned specifically for this book, daisuke yokota s and yoshi kametanis images work as a dialogue. Sep 26, 2015 harpers books and flying books, tokyo, are excited to announce an exhibition of new work by daisuke yokota, on view from september 26 through december 1 in east hampton. We have almost certainly not seen the last of these dirty yet seductively layered images.
Session press is pleased announce taratine the first us monograph acclaimed japanese photographer yokota. Japanese photographerofthemoment daisuke yokota takes book making to a new level with performance element. Daisuke yokota corpus english and japanese edition by. He has also been exhibited his works in many shows including new cosmos of. Weve got you covered with the buzziest new releases of the day. This annual prize, given to a photography talent under 35 years, consists of 20. Invisible and inaudible temporalities in the work of. Daisuke yokota corpus english and japanese edition. May 19, 2014 japanese photographerofthemoment daisuke yokota takes book making to a new level with performance element one of the brightest photography talents to emerge from japan in the last few years, daisuke yokota is steadily making a name for himself in contemporary photography circles. Experimental and distinct to his bookmaking process, site is a series of. Oct 09, 2017 the berlin book is an array of scattered moments. The show will open with a public reception for the artist on saturday, september 26, from 6. Through means of darkroom experimentation, yokota layers sheets of unused large format color film and applies unorthodox developing methods before scanning the results. Graduated from the nippon photography institute in 2003.
Known for combining multiple tools and often breaking the rules, h e has developed a distinct visual language that challenges the usual limits of photography. Additionally, we are pleased to release daisuke yokota. Photographed in kametanis neighbourhood in new york city, the book is an exploration of a landscape that remains undefined. Over the course of the past year, ive probably spent more time looking at daisuke yokotas photography than at any other artists. Daisuke yokota majored in photography at nippon photography institute in tokyo. From 2010 til today, yokotas name has graced the pages of no less than eleven books and it seems that he has no intention of slowing down simon bowcock, a contributing writer for lensculture, wrote about yokotas vertigo series earlier this year, after seeing the pictures at paris photo. Softcover thermography applied to cover and text pages edition of 500 copies signed. Highly regarded for his technical and aesthetic kinships with the avantgarde monoha movemen. Member of mp1, a contemporary photography group active around tokyo. A good photograph blurs the line between reality and fantasy. Design by geoff han session press is pleased to announce taratine, the first us monograph by acclaimed japanese photographer daisuke yokota. Sign up to our newsletter to receive the latest news and offers. Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by daisuke yokota. Lastminute deals best sellers find a gift customer service new releases registry gift cards sell.
All books by daisuke yokota on photobooks and books josef. Focusing on the materiality of photography, namely film and paper, yokota. Yokotas focus on the materiality of film has produced a series of abstract images, seemingly transparent and liquescent in form. Number 5 of 10 numbered copies signed and dated 2014 by yokota on a special publishers label affixed to the interior of box, and signed inside the book as well. Japanese photographerofthemoment daisuke yokota takes bookmaking to a new level with performance element. Kominek gallery represents emerging and established photographers such as bryan schutmaat, mark mahaney, mark steinmetz, daisuke yokota or greg girard. From spewedition photography collective founded by daisuke yokota, naohiro utagawa and koji kitagawa. Color photographs, a new publication dedicated to the artists.
Daisuke yokota sometimes literally blazing a trail through. Need another excuse to treat yourself to a new book this week. Yokotas work matter, a work whereby photographs have been printed on rolls of paper, has become a sensation. Taratine by daisuke yokota dashwood books publications. Daisuke yokota,newport signed, ltd edition of 150,selfpublished,2018. Daisuke yokota belongs to a new generation of young japanese photographers who are radically interweaving photography and bookmaking, breaking rules, combining multiple tools, and pushing experimental limits to the extreme. Yokotas rough images might call to mind japans photographic history. Collective work by japanese artists daisuke yokota, yoshi kametani and hiroshi takizawa. Color photographs and photobooks by young japanese photographers. Yokotas creative process starts at the point where many other photographers are almost finished. October 4, 2017 the new york public librarys nypl upcoming exhibition, whats new.
Yokota had his solo exhibition sitecloud at gp gallery in 20. Daisuke yokota sometimes literally blazing a trail. Yokota is a rising star in the world of japanese and international photography. The items on display represent highlights from a diverse and exciting range of materials obtained over the past several years by all four of nypls research libraries. But then, through a melange of rephotographing, printing. Outskirts is a photo essay by japanese photographer daisuke yokota, photographed at night in japan in 20. Rising star daisuke yokota releases new book and performs. Available for sale from foam fotografiemuseum amsterdam, daisuke yokota, untitled 2016, epson inkjetprint enhanced matt paper, 60. One of the brightest photography talents to emerge from japan in the last few years, daisuke yokota is steadily making a name for himself in contemporary photography circles.
Issued with an original signed 8 x 10 inch black and white photographic print laid into an envelope, and additionally a 2 x 2 12 inch negative of the same image also laid into the. The new york public library showcases new acquisitions from. Daisuke yokota was born in saitama, japan, and currently lives and works in tokyo. His work was exhibited as a solo show in foam, amsterdam, as the recipient of the first annual paul hof award. The new york public library showcases new acquisitions. Sitecloud by daisuke yokota meet your next favorite book. Highly regarded for his technical and aesthetic kinships with the avantgarde monoha movement of the 60s and with provokeera masters such as daido moriyama and takuma nakahira, taratine. Invisible and inaudible temporalities in the work of daisuke yokota. Am projects tiane doan na champassak, olivier pinfat, thomas vandeberghe, laura rodari, daisuke yokota, hiroshi takizawa. Yokota has established a formidable reputation as a young artist who has the ability to take photography forward into ever more original. Since selfpublishing his first photobook in 2010, daisuke yokota has been on what many would call a roll. Move over spine to view book cover, click to see details. Taratine by daisuke yokota dashwood books publications and. Daisuke yokota untitled 2016 available for sale artsy.
Daisuke yokota daisuke yokota has presented to the public an immense installation using 100,000 photographic prints coated in wax, which was exhibited in aichi triennial held in august 2016. Yokota adds ingredients to images by pulling and pushing and burning and heating, and in so doing distorts and shapes the subject of the photograph out of its original reference. The images are typical night city wanderings and exhibit yokotas signature experimental. Daisuke yokota corpus english and japanese edition edited on. Published by spewedition collective founded by daisuke yokota, naohiro utagawa and koji kitagawa. Daisuke yokota has presented to the public an immense installation using 100,000 photographic prints coated in wax, which was exhibited in aichi triennial held in august 2016.571 158 349 118 761 567 1444 723 728 18 604 106 1239 366 1328 779 782 225 158 1171 511 277 870 714 1524 166 591 114 1386 415 8 754 288 986 579 1275 673 1119 1175 776 932