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TOHOKU – Through the Eyes of Japanese Photographers

BY Japan Foundation | 07-Jun-2012
The destruction of the Tohoku region by the earthquake was reported across the world. But what do we know of the region’s history and cultural background?
Venue: Japan Foundation Gallery
Address: Level 1, Chifley Plaza, 2 Chifley Square, Sydney
Date: 8-21 June 2012
Time: Monday - Saturday, 11am - 4pm
Ticket: Free Admission
Web: www.jpf.org.au/gallery
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EMail: event@jpf.org.au
Statue of Osawabutsu, Ourani Sanpou Koujin, Dewa Sanzan, Masatoshi Naito, 1981-82, 1046 x 740 Lambda print
Explore this rare and emotive portrait of Northern Japan through the works of 10 renowned photographers. Together as a collection, they represent the varied faces of Tohoku. This exhibition is a part of the Japan Foundation's Momentum series, a trilogy of photographic exhibitions throughout 2012.