Embrace #55

Eikoh Hosoe, Embrace

Embrace #55

Tags: Black and White, Figurative, People, Reflections, Shadows, Vintage

About the artist

CHRONOLOGY 1933 Born,  the second son of a Buddhist priest, in Yonezawa, Yamagata Prefecture in Japan. Grows up in Tokyo.1947 Adopts the name “Eikoh” as a symbolic gesture to acknowledge the new era in Japan. 1952 Enrolls at the Tokyo College of Photography. 1956 First solo exhibition, An American girl in Tokyo, at the Konishiroku … continue reading

More in Embrace

Embrace #15
Embrace #49
Embrace #61
Embrace #27
Embrace #9