Rinko Kawauchi: Halo
81/2 x 131/2 in. (22 x 34 cm) 80 pages 45 four-color images Clothbound ISBN 978-1-59711-411-0 US $65.00 / CAD $87.95 / UK £50.00 June 2017 Limited-edition print available
• Latest book from Japan’s leading contemporary art photographer • Highly collectible object, designed by award-winning Dutch designer Hans Gremmen • Celebrates the spirituality of the natural world In Halo, the popular and influential photo-artist Rinko Kawauchi combines imaginative photographs of coastal Japan, the birds along the coast of Brighton, England, and images from New Year celebrations in Hebei province, China, in which blacksmiths hurl molten iron in lieu of fireworks. Halo provides a mesmerizing photographic meditation on the cycles of time, nature, and ritual.
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Rinko Kawauchi has garnered worldwide recognition through publishing over fifteen photobooks. She is the winner of numerous awards, including the Kimura Ihei photography award (2002) and the International Center of Photography Infinity Award in Art (2009). In 2012, she was one of four artists shortlisted for the 2012 Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize.
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