HKIPF
Sharing session

Behind the Scenes: Reprinting PROVOKE

17.11.2018
Time
8:30pm – 9:30pm
Speakers
Amanda LO Ling Ning and HIGASHIKATA Akira
Co-founders of the Japanese vintage bookstore and publisher, Nitesha
About
Born in Taiwan and a graduate of Waseda University in Tokyo, Amanda LO Ling Ning is an editor and designer of photo books, a manager of photography projects, artist manager, and Advisor of Zen Foto Gallery in Tokyo. She and Higashitaka Akira co-founded Nitesha; they are a married couple.
Language
In Japanese and Mandarin, with English interpretation
Registration
Free Admission. No registrations required.

Overview



After 50 years, the legendary photo magazine PROVOKE has finally been reprinted and made available in Chinese and English. Published between 1968-69 the publication had become rare and underground.

 

The talk will discuss the challenges of making a reproduction as faithful to the original as possible, and the significance of reprinting this short-lived journal of photography, essays and poetry.

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