Then and now: time ripples in photography

Art Mar 28, 2017

Then and now: time ripples in photography

by John L. Tran

There are two photography exhibitions currently showing at the Tokyo Photographic Art Museum that are thematically and chronologically unrelated, but together make a strong testimony of the extent to which Japan embraced photography from its earliest beginnings, and how the medium is a strong ...

Kiyoshi Kurosawa's cinematic apparitions

Film Oct 12, 2016

Kiyoshi Kurosawa's cinematic apparitions

by Mark Schilling

Directors who become known as horror specialists often end up making little else, whether by choice or not. Labeled a "horrormeister" for such supremely creepy films as "Cure" (1997) and "Pulse" (Kairo, 2001), Kiyoshi Kurosawa is one director who has successfully expanded beyond the ...