Iwata Nakayama Exhibition

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Iwata Nakayama (1895-1949) established the Lacan Studio in New York while still in his twenties, and subsequently moved to Paris, where he developed close relationships with Leonard Foujita and a coterie of Futurist artists. Upon his return to Japan he moved to Ashiya, where he founded a camera club in 1930 that brought him much acclaim. Nakayama's experiments with darkroom techniques using a variety of materials allowed him to create multi-layered images that left a lasting impact on the history of modern Japanese photography.

This exhibition commemorates the publication of a portfolio of Nakayama's work that was produced using dry glass plates.

Lecture by Ryuichi Kaneko: October 8, Sat. 17:00-18:00
Opening reception: October 8, Sat. 18:00-

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From 2011-10-08 To 2011-11-20

Opening Reception on 2011-10-08 from 18:00
Lecture by Ryuichi Kaneko: 17:00-18:00

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Iwata Nakayama

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