Publisher: Kyoto: Tankosha Publishing Co., Ltd., 2002
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Soft cover
Condition: Fine / Fine
Item #: 112505
First edition, first printing. Signed by Hatakeyama. Soft cover. Photographically illustrated wrappers with Japanese and English title printed in gray on spine, with photographically illustrated dust jacket with Japanese and English title printed in gray on front and spine. Photographs by and text (in Japanese and English) by Naoya Hatakeyama. Essays (in Japanese and English) by Atsukiho Shima and Keijiro Suga. Includes a biography, chronology, exhibition history, bibliography, and list of works. Designed by Ai Yoshino. 174 pp., with 69 four-color plates (several two-page full-bleed spreads) and 19 black and white plates, with additional color and black and white illustrations, including installation views and a 50-page flip-book animation style color sequence of Blast #46. 5-7/8 x 8-1/4 inches. Published in conjunction with the 2002 retrospective exhibition "Naoya Hatakeyama" at the Iwate Museum of Art and the National Museum of Art, Osaka.
Fine in Fine dust jacket.
From the Publisher: "Winner of the prestigious Kimura Ihei Award, Hatakeyama's first retrospective includes work spanning his whole career: 'Slow Glass', 'Underground', 'Lime Works' as well as the 'Contour Line' series'. The unique catalogue features a flick book style presentation of 'Blast' (watch the quarry wall explode in motion), extended essays, high quality reproductions of Hatakeyama's photographs and a full biography."