Date: 2005, May 28 & 29
Title: On May 28th and 29th Modern Masters of Photography-Japan was launched through an exhibition.
Text: Modern Masters of Photography-Japan is a unique limited edition, boxed portfolio in which twelve of Japan’s most important photographers have come together to support sustainable development in developing countries. Each one of them has donated an image that has special meaning to them for this project.
Photographers: Masahisa Fukase, Eiko Hosoe, Yasuhiro Ishimoto, Kikuji Kawada, Daido Moriyama, Shigeichi Nagano, Tadayuki Naito, Tokihiro Sato, Toshio Shibata, Issei Suda, Yoshihiko Ueda, Hiroshi Yamazaki.
Edition limited to 100 individually signed and numbered copies.
Paper: 13 x19 inch (A3+) Hahnemuehle Fine Art GmbH Photo Rag 460g/m2 .
Digital printing: Epson Pigment Ink Technology.
Box: Custom designed in color anodized aluminium. For further images of the box design go to the products page of my web-site: http://www.frank-la-riviere.com
Produced in Japan for the Swaminathan Foundation, a non-profit organization.
For sales see NADIFF Tokyo: http://www.nadiff.com/multiples_prints/
Dr. Geeta Mehta (India) founder of the Tokyo chapter of MSSRF
Curator – Kanji Embutsu (Japan)
Director – Tim Porter (Canada)
Producer – Maria Marta Trabucco (Argentina)
Designer – Frank La Rivière (Netherlands)
Web Master – Gary Heayes (U.K.)