Talk

Photography Now: China, Japan, Korea

Related Exhibition Photography Now

Tuesday, November 03, 2009, 12:00 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Photography Now: China, Japan, Korea explores the diverse styles of contemporary artists working in Asia. Citing examples that range from the birds-eye urban landscapes of Naoya Hatakeyama to the street scenes of Luo Dan, Sutcliffe talks about how these artists use photography to respond to their changing surroundings and reference the past.

Participants

Lisa Sutcliffe, assistant curator of photography, SFMOMA

Image: Hiroshi Yamazaki, The Sun is Longing for the Sea, 1978, printed 2000; gelatin silver print; promised gift of a private collector