Nobuyoshi Araki: Past tense—Future, 1979—2040
Flesh, bondage, flowers, food, toys... Everything Nobuyoshi Araki is famous for and will remain famous for in the future. The latest Araki show at Taka Ishii Gallery is a pseudo diary dating from 1979 to 2040. By altering the dates on the photos Araki fast forwarded to the year he turns 100. Thousands of entries, displayed in the original film format, sum up artist's remarkable life. Towards the end flesh fades away consumed by the sky. Blue, pink, orange... In 2040 Araki never seems to look down. Through June 23rd.