2024.04.13 - 05.12

Birdhead "Welcome to Birdhead World Again, Kyoto 2024"

RESERVATION REQUIRED

FREE

2024.4.14
16:00―17:00 (Fully booked)

Kondaya Genbei Okuzashiki

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© BIRDHEAD Studio

In this artist tour, Birdhead, the artist of the exhibition "Welcome to Birdhead World Again, Kyoto 2024" will give a commentary on their work at the exhibition site.

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  • Birdhead (KYOTOGRAPHIE 2024 Artist)

    Established in 2004, Birdhead—the Shanghai-based duo that consists of Song Tao (b. 1979) and Ji Weiyu (b. 1980)—initially gained renown for their expansive photographic chronicles of their city’s ongoing regeneration. Over the course of two decades, they have continued to push photography to rhapsodize, critique, and celebrate the world that has come to exist around them. If their early works were about cataloguing a rapid and all-consuming process of urbanization, their more recent creation has, in keeping with KYOTOGRAPHIE’s 2024 theme, returned to the “Source” of the photographic medium, specifically its relationship to its fundamental elements of light and time. By testing the limits of traditional photographic tools and practices, they find a precarious balance between representation and abstraction.

Date 日時

2024.4.1416:00–17:00(Fully booked)

Venue 会場

Kondaya Genbei Okuzashiki

Address

Nishigawa, Sanjo-sagaru, Muromachi-dori, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto

Access

Subway Karasuma Line or Tozai Line ”Karasuma Oike” station. 4 min on foot from Exit 6

Fess 料金

Free

Language 言語

Chinese/ Japanese (Interpretation Available)

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