Theaters - Hiroshi Sugimoto

Theaters - Hiroshi Sugimoto

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HIROSHI SUGIMOTO: THEATERS by Hiroshi Sugimoto 

In the late 1970s, as Hiroshi Sugimoto was defining his artistic voice, he posed a question to himself: “Suppose you shoot a whole movie in a single frame?” The answer that came to him: “You get a shining screen.” For almost four decades, Sugimoto has been photographing the interiors of theaters using a large-format camera and no lighting other than the projection of the running movie. He opens the aperture when a film begins and closes it when it ends. In the resulting images, the screen becomes a luminous white box and the ambient light subtly brings forward the rich architectural details of these spaces.

 

Hardcover 

10 x 1 x 11.2 inches

3.3 lbs