DEAR photography



Pepa Hristova
Eriko Uemura, Electric Town

„… I have been walking the city looking for some unique moments showing something out of the ordinary and special. I have been looking for faces that express how much you can lose yourself in a city that is so organized. I tried to see people detached from their everyday lives. For my portraits, I shined a torch in people’s faces. The artificial light makes people appear on a higher level isolated from their environment. Just for a moment, they appear to be on some sort of stage...“

Title
Eriko Uemura, Electric Town
Place
Tokyo, Japan
Year
2008
Technique
Archival Pigment Print
Size
100 × 82 cm
Edition
2/5 + 2AP
Provenance
artist
Framing
wooden frame, matt white, museum glass