Shomei Tomatsu
Japanese, 1930-2012
2,380 followers
Shomei Tomatsu
Japanese, 1930-2012
2,380 followers
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
Shashin: are-bure-boke,
Michael Hoppen Gallery
2017
Oh! Shinjuku,
Akio Nagasawa Gallery
2015
For a New World to Come: Experiments in Japanese Art and Photography, 1968-1979,
Japan Society

With a career spanning over 50 years, Shomei Tomatsu is widely considered among the most …

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With a career spanning over 50 years, Shomei Tomatsu is widely considered among the most influential figures in Japanese postwar photography. In an attempt to move beyond the standard idioms of war-era reportage, Tomatsu developed an expressionistic documentary approach that combined literal description with heavily …

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