Lena Fritsch: Ravens and Red Lipstick – Japanese Photography since 1945 (Thames & Hudson, 2018)

This volume provides one of the first overviews of Japanese photography to be published in English. Drawing on extensive research, Lena Fritsch traces the development of Japanese photography chronologically, from the severity of post-war Realism to the diverse ingenuity of photography in contemporary Japan.

Lena Fritsch is Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, where she works on exhibitions and displays of international art. Before joining the Ashmolean in 2017, she was Assistant Curator of International Art at Tate Modern. A specialist in 20th and 21st century Japanese art and photography, and an experienced translator of the language, she has contributed to a number of exhibitions featuring Japanese art.

Format: Softcover | Pages: 288 | Artwork: 218 illustrations | Size: 29.5 x 24.5 cm |Published: November 13th, 2018.

Publisher: https://www.thamesandhudsonusa.com/books/ravens-and-red-lipstick-japanese-photography-since-1945-softcover