Kikuji Kawada “Los Caprichos - Instagraphy - 2017”

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“Los Caprichos - Instagraphy - 2017” features a new edition of the original works created between the 1960s and early 1980s presented together with previously unreleased images and a sequel shot between 2016 and 2017. Kikuji Kawada was so inspired by Goya’s “Los Caprichos” that he found himself roaming the streets to pay homage to the fanciful engravings. Employing a snapshot aesthetic, along with the occasional multiple exposure, he began to scour scenes from everyday life and shadowy urban sprawls for equally fantastical imagery. The result is a powerful yet dire commentary on everything from social unrest to the end of days. New archival pigment prints were produced from the original negatives for this exhibition.

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from January 12, 2018 to March 03, 2018

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Kikuji Kawada

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