Eikoh Hosoe
Man and Woman #20, 1960

Artwork Info

Artwork title
Man and Woman #20
Artist name
Eikoh Hosoe
Date created
gelatin silver print
9 3/4 in. x 12 1/16 in. (24.77 cm x 30.64 cm)
Date Acquired
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
© Eikoh Hosoe
Permanent URL
Artwork Status
Not on view at this time.

Photographer Eikoh Hosoe discusses his photobook Kamaitachi (1969) and its theatrical reflection of real life. He considers the avant-garde performances documented in the publication, their star, and how Kamaitachi responded to the realism of work by other photographers of the time.

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