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A Taylor Swift Photo Collection
Now or never. instax Gallery

Date : October 12, 2018 (Fri.) — October 25, 2018 (Thu.)

The one and only photography in the world—
A photo exhibition featuring “Now or never.” moments of the world-renowned artist, Taylor Swift will be held in Tokyo. The exhibition reveals Taylor's “Now” moments, with instax films capturing real expressions and the backstage of her concert tour.
Exclusive scenes from her latest world tour will also be unveiled. Visitors will have a chance to win a tour ticket for the TAYLOR SWIFT reputation STADIUM TOUR in Tokyo (20th-21st November, 2018).

KYOTOGRAPHIE Kyoto International Photo Festival — Special edition
Opening event — TOKYOGRAPHIE

Date : October 26, 2018 (Fri.) — November 8, 2018 (Thu.)

In the same way that the Arles International Photo Festival is held for three months each year in Arles, France, the KYOTOGRAPHIE International Photo Festival has been held annually since 2013 as a platform to showcase arts in Japan. This year, a special edition of the festival, entitled TOKYOGRAPHIE, is being held in Tokyo. An international portfolio review of the photographic works of emerging photographers being exhibited at KYOTOGRAPHIE is held each year, and Fujifilm was delighted to present awards to two outstanding works. ....

Treasures of American Modern Photography: The Gilbert Collection

Date : November 9, 2018 (Fri.) — November 28, 2018 (Wed.)

One of the starting point for modern photographic expression is the “straight photography” championed by Alfred Stieglitz in the early twentieth century. Moving away from Pictorialism, straight photography pursued photography as a unique art form by using the immediacy of the camera lens. Initially centered on the Photo-Secession movement, straight photography is still regarded today as one of the sources of all photographic expression evolving worldwide. ....

Gendai gokan and Haruo Tomiyama, a photographer who transcended language
Date : August 1, 2018 (Wed.) — October 31, 2018 (Wed.)

The 1960s were a turning point for Japan that determined the country's course thereafter. At a time when publication of new weekly magazines was booming and journalism was in its heyday, Haruo Tomiyama was one of the photographers on the front lines. He worked on the Gendai gokan [The linguistic sense of our times] series in the Asahi Journal magazine, which started during the boom in 1964 with Tomiyama's photograph on the theme “overcrowding.” ....

Shinzo Maeda, a Photographic Explorer Seeking Color: The Quest for New Discoveries
Part 1   November 1, 2018 (Thu.) — December 28, 2018 (Fri.)
Part 2   January 4, 2019 (Fri.) — February 28, 2019 (Thu.)

Shinzo Maeda was a photographer who determined the course of Japanese landscape photography in the 1970s. His unique style captures nature with a sophisticated sense of form, discovering new beauty in the Japanese landscape, and has influenced many landscape photographers until the present day. The beautiful hilly landscapes of Biei and Kamifurano in Hokkaido have become widely known as a result of Maeda discovering their beauty and publicizing it in the form of photographic works. ....

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