The camera club was founded in 1951 in Oshamambe, Hokkaido, and had been active for about 40 years. Oshamambe was the main shooting location where the club members continuously photographed workers, pioneer farmers, fishermen and other local people who support the town. They were heavily influenced by the "photo-realism movement" and photographed specific areas in an exhaustive, long-term and collective manner.
Video interviews with SIAF2020 participating artists are uploaded consecutively.
The summarized interviews are also available as text in PDF files along with the video interviews.
These PDF files are to be compiled into “SIAF 2020 Index”, a documentation book to share the full spectrum of SIAF2020 which will be published after February, 2021.
[About PDF file]
It is the edited text of the comments from the artist in the video interview to convey the projects within SIAF2020.
The QR code on the PDF file is linked to the video interview of the artist.
Please note that the linked URL is subject to change without prior notice.