Miyako Ishiuchi: Chromosome XY

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Black & White, Classic, Photobook
These textured and sensuous images depict details of nude male bodies together with headshots of the subject. Miyako Ishiuchi received the prestigious Hasselblad award 2014.

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© Miyako Ishiuchi, Shinchosha, 1995

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© Miyako Ishiuchi, Shinchosha, 1995

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© Miyako Ishiuchi, Shinchosha, 1995

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© Miyako Ishiuchi, Shinchosha, 1995

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© Miyako Ishiuchi, Shinchosha, 1995

“In this, her ninth book, the noted Japanese photographer Miyako Ishiuchi presents graphic yet sensuous black and white close up images of nipples, buttocks, hands, body hair, etc. of Japanese and Caucasian men – including fellow photographers-turned-models here Kineo Kuwabara, Suehiro Tanemura, Masahisa Fukase, and Hajime awatari.”  (https://www.arcanabooks.com/catalog/book/016375/)

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© Miyako Ishiuchi, Shinchosha, 1995

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© Miyako Ishiuchi, Shinchosha, 1995

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© Miyako Ishiuchi, Shinchosha, 1995

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© Miyako Ishiuchi, Shinchosha, 1995

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© Miyako Ishiuchi, Shinchosha, 1995

Please note: All images and texts are protected by Copyright and belong to the Artist.

Miyako Ishiuchi

Artist: http://www.michaelhoppengallery.com/artists/90-ishiuchi-miyako/overview/

Publisher: Tokyo: Shinchosha Company and Photo Musee (1995)

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