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Sugimoto in Berlin

Published on July 13, 2008

The Hiroshi Sugimoto retrospective at the Neue Nationalgalerie is stunning. The work is of course impressive, but its situation in Mies’ “temple of light and glass” really brings the spare lines of Sugimoto’s shadow studies, seascapes and architectural images to the fore.


Ohio Theater, Ohio, 1980, Gelatin silver print, 119.4 x 149.2 cm, Private collection, © Hiroshi Sugimoto, 2008


Mediterranean Sea, Cassis, 1989, Gelatin silver print, 119.4 x 149.2 cm, Private collection, © Hiroshi Sugimoto, 2008

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  1. TheJunction says:

    Retrospektive by Hiroshi Sugimoto…

    Hiroshi Sugimoto lässt Revue passieren. Der beliebte japanische Fotograf gastiert zur Zeit mit einer Retrospektive in der neuen Nationalgalerie in Berlin. Er
    arbeitet seit über dreißig Jahren fast ausschließlich im Medium der Schwarz-Weiß Fotogra…

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