2011 April

Photograph © Yamasaki Ko-ji

Yamasaki Ko-ji: Colors

All photographs © Yamasaki Ko-ji Yamasaki Ko-ji is renowned for his black & white photographs but once in a while you may see his color photographs, cross-processed by himself, creating surreal and complex, yet beautiful and colorful imagination. Yamasaki Ko-ji is a photographer born in Kobe, Japan in October, 1959 renowned for his dark and […]

Opening Day | Chapter One: For Japan

Opening Day | Chapter One: For Japan

Yesterday was the opening day of Black Man Ray and our first exhibition, Chapter One: For Japan. The opening party was held in the night filled with friends, food and drinks, cigarettes, lively conversations, and, of course, cameras. I think it’s an appopriate way to open Black Man Ray, to enjoy photographs with friends. Congratulations […]

FOR JAPAN: A Solo Photography Exhibition by Yamasaki Ko-ji | Apr 5 - May 8, 2011

Chapter One: For Japan

Solo Exhibition by Yamasaki Ko-ji April 5 – May 8, 2011 Kedai Bahagia, Bandung At the end of January, I received a package from Osaka, Japan. It was only slightly bigger than an A4-size paper and less-than-an-inch thick. I was trembling with excitement because I knew what was inside — the prints from Yamasaki Ko-ji. […]

Photograph © Yamasaki Ko-ji

Yamasaki Ko-ji

Yamasaki Ko-ji is a photographer born in Kobe, Japan in October, 1959 renowned for his dark and grainy pictures documenting his daily life. His photoblogs have caught the world’s attention and received Photobloggies Awards on 2005 and 2006 for The Best Japanese Photoblog. He loves black & white, film, grain, and wandering on the street. […]