For almost thirty years a man indulges, photographically, in a double life. In the privacy of his apartment he dresses up strangely and performs for the camera in a tirelessly repeated operation. No matter that the photography system is improvised and clumsy, that nobody else will see these images. In a fusion of mise en scène and photography he gives visible shape to his fantasy, … Continue reading Zorro

Kansuke Yamamoto

Kansuke Yamamoto (1914 -1987) was a photographer and poet. He was a prominent Japanese surrealist born in Nagoya, Japan. He encountered surrealism and dadaism through the poetry magazine “cine´” published by Yamanaka Chiruu who was promoting surrealism in Japan. At the age of 15, he started to write poems. He graduated from the Nagoya Second Commercial School in 1929. That year, he started writing poetry. He … Continue reading Kansuke Yamamoto