Untitled 455 – EMI ANRAKUJI

EMI ANRAKUJI  Untitled 455  2015 japanese artist   new york photographer

EMI ANRAKUJI

Untitled 455

2015

Exhibition: 1800 Millimètre

“Emi Anrakuji represents herself as an alchemist of images and a catalyst for daydreams and desires. The vignettes of jigsaw puzzle-like photographs of herself and others blur the boundaries between documentary and staged photography. Posing naked, clothed, or partially dressed, Anrakuji takes a uniquely obsessive interest in her own body. Her legs, arms, toes, lips and hair create arresting compositions and erotic ambience. Anrakuji’s obsession with the human body is a result, in part, from her long periods spent hospitalized: after graduating from art school in Tokyo in the mid-1980s, she suffered a cerebral tumor that prevented her from making art for more than a decade. During her gradual recovery, she began to make block prints, then photographs.”

More of Emi Anrakuji’s work along with that from other cutting edge photographers and artists can be found at Miyako Yoshinaga

The Miyako Yoshinaga gallery is in New York and is a ‘must visit’ art venue.

LOCATION & HOURS

547 West 27th Street 2nd Floor

New York NY 10001-5511, USA

T: 212 268 7132

TUE – SAT 11am – 6pm

For August and holiday hours, please call or email at:
info@miyakoyoshinaga.com

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s