GO WEST by Sakiko Nomura
“Go West” was published for Sakiko Nomura’s solo exhibition at the Hekinan City Tatsukichi Fujii Museum Of Contemporary Art (December 21 2019 ~ February 24 2020), her first show at a public museum. The works displayed in the book include travel photos beginning in Japan and “going West”, from Yamaguchi Prefecture to Taiwan, Harbin, China, India, Paris, and Spain, and also new works taken in Hekinan for the exhibition.
In a booklet slipped under front cover, also including the map of the exhibition, context and deeper insight is provided by several essays written by Japanese critics, researchers and curators (all texts in Japanese and English translation)
A double-side poster of polaroid pictures is slipped under the back cover.
Sakiko Nomura began her career as the only pupil of the famous japanese photographer Nobuyoshi Araki in the early 90's.
Published by Libro Arte (Japan)
with White or black PU Leather cover (plastic) with gold marking
Design by Hiroshi Nakashima
210 × 148 mm
First edition 2019