The Japan Foundation, New Delhi, proudly organizes Cultural Talk Series # 6 – ‘Talk on Photography and Photobook by Kosuke Okahara’. He will talk about his life as a photographer and photobook making workshops in India.
Mr. Kosuke Okahara has also conducted workshops for making hand made photo book, a first of its kind, in Kolkata and Chennai.
Date : 5th May, 2014
Time : 18:30 ~ 20:30
Venue : The Japan Foundation, New Delhi
* Workshops are being conducted from 22nd to 25th April, 2014 in Kolkata and from 29th April to 2nd May, 2014 in Chennai.
About Kosuke Okahara
Born in 1980. Okahara grew up in Tokyo and started his career as a photographer after college graduation where he studied education. He has been pursuing the stories based on his theme “Ibasyo” which, in Japanese, refers to physical and emotional space in which one can exist. Okahara has been honored with several awards and grants including W.Eugene Smith Fellowship, Joop Swart Masterclass of World Press Photo, PDN’s 30 emerging photographers to watch, Sony World Photography Awards, and Prix Kodak in France. Okahara’s photos have also been exhibited in various venues including museums, galleries and international photo festivals.