Cool in the Pool, Daisuke Yokota
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Cool in the pool, self-published by Daisuke Yokota
“The documentary of experimental processes including unreleased works created at the studio I used when I worked on "matter" and other pieces I put together in this book as the barn has been demolished.”
Book Size : 143 x 180 mm
Pages : 256 pages
Softcover, plastic binder.
Publication Date 2017
Self Published, titled on front and signed on back by Daisuke Yokota
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Born in 1983, Saitama, Japan.
Majored in Photography at Nippon Photography Institute in Tokyo, 2003
Destruction and reconstruction, reproduction of the reproduction, exploration of the materials out of their primary function, criticism and pioneering in the art system.
The artist is at the frontline of a new movement of Japanese experimental photographers. Yokota is working out of, and pushing forward, a Japanese photography tradition that harks back to the intuitive experimentation of the Provoke and Camp generation.
Featured in several international art fairs
Paris Photo, Paris, France
Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam, 2013
Solo exhibition at Foam Photography Museum, Amsterdam, May 2017
Performance at ‘Shashin: Photography from Japan,’ New York, 2015
‘In the Wake Japanese Photographers Respond to 3/11,’ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Daisuke Yokota is the winner of numerous international and national awards
Excellence Award at Canon New Cosmos of Photography, 2008
Epson Color Imaging Contest Award, 2008
Grand Prize at 1_WALL Exhibition, 2010.
Outset | Unseen Exhibition Fund, 2013
Photo London / John Kobal Residency Award, 2015
Paul Huf Award, 2016