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Back Issue -1 June 2007-
Hiroshi Sugimoto
Descriptive Sharpness, Painterly Blur: Hiroshi Sugimoto
Matthew Larking
There is a great deal of similarity and contrast between Hiroshi Sugimoto's "Architecture" and "Conceptual Forms" series that lends an attractive conceptual play to the exhibition "Various Archetypes" at The National Museum of Art, Osaka. Apparently he used the same camera for both, and the works are all the same size, the large-format black and white photographic prints Sugimoto has made his signature. more...
Terunobu Fujimori
On Terunobu Fujimori
Thomas Daniell
The cheerful misfit at the 2006 Venice Architecture Biennale was the Japanese Pavilion, a disarming celebration of vernacular building and amateur handcraft. It didn't exactly ignore the Biennale theme of "Cities, Architecture and Society," but it certainly contrasted with the majority of exhibits and their grim focus on metropolitan statistics. more...

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