"West Coast accompanies the Three and Eight group exhibition at Zen Foto Gallery from September 3-17, 2016.
Seto’s snapshots give a raw, energetic taste of a photographer who treats the summerly beach as his own movie set, simply recording what presents itself to him.
The photos in West Coast aim to bring out the peculiarities of the extraordinary within the ordinary, of the joy and change in behavior that occurs when people take off the masks they wear in society."
48 pages - Softcover w/ French flaps
Zen Foto Gallery, 2016
Format : 25.7 x 18.2 cm
New - Mint condition
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Publisher's presentation: "Kazuo Kitai had dropped out of university just six months after entering the Photography course in the Art Department of Nihon University in Tokyo. As he puts it himself: «I didn't listen to anything my teachers said». He had been living in Kobe, and even as a teenager used to visit the ateliers and exhibitions of the Gutai...
.Sold out.Presentation on the publisher's page : "Ash refers to the ashes of death: «In the cycle of life, one goes back to where one came from, all souls return to their creator. » Year 2009 marked the fifth year of my project «Going Home», yet the number of pictures that I took in the Three Gorges region gradually declined. Practical reasons made it...
Presentation by the artist : "On a bitterly cold and rainy night a friend came to stay. Silence hung heavy in the fading light, and I felt a dread of the long oppressive night ahead. Staring directly at my friend I felt a kind of impatience, of repugnance, of annoyance. I could run away any time. I began to think I really shouldn’t be here, but then,...