Nippon

Between Myth and Reality:
Arts and Culture from the
Land of the Rising Sun

Ineffable
Perfection

Japan’s Photography
1860 - 1910

Ineffable
Perfection

Japan’s Photography
1860 - 1910

October 23rd, 2010 - February 27th, 2011

This exhibition presents a carefully thought out choice of the masterpieces of one of the most significant chapters in the History of Photography; the visitor is thus conducted beyond the stereotypes of Exoticism and Japanism and introduced to the vision of the profound ideological and cultural interactions that took place in the encounter between Japan and the West.