William Klein + Daido Moriyama: Double Feature

Posted in: Contemporary Photography, Daido Moriyama- Oct 15, 2012 Comments Off

William Klein and Daido Moriyama share marquee billing in a retrospective exhibition at London’s Tate Modern. Here, in two short films, they discuss their photography.

Aperture Announces its Fall 2012 Releases

Posted in: Contemporary Photography, Daido Moriyama, Exposures- Jun 07, 2012 Comments Off

For Fall 2012 Aperture presents a list of new and re-issued publications, from the startling and fresh, to new editions and long-awaited anthologies. Read more about our upcoming releases, and view a slideshow of Fall 2012 cover art below. Upcoming titles include: • A New American Picture by Doug Rickard • 101 Tragedies of Enrique Metinides [...]

apertureWEEK: Online Photography Reading Shortlist

Posted in: Andy Adams, Contemporary Photography, Daido Moriyama, Exposures, Flak Photo, Uncategorized- May 05, 2012 Comments Off

Aperture aggregates the best posts from this past week in the photography blogosphere. Find May Day photos from around the world at Boston’s The Big Picture Show, New York Times‘ LensBlog, and LA Times‘ Framework. Time‘s LightBox also offers “Resources for Photographers Covering Protests,” a bit of a distillation of what the ACLU has up [...]

Daido Moriyama And the Cultural Landscape of Post-War Japan

Posted in: Contemporary Photography, Daido Moriyama, Uncategorized- Apr 06, 2012 Comments Off

Daido Moriyama, who is featured in a new exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, arrived in Tokyo in 1961 and began photographing the seedy streets of Shinjuku.