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SASCHA WEIDNER AND JAPAN
Opening: September 15, 6 – 9 pm, Press from 12 am
September 16 – November 25, 2017
The exhibition “Sasha Weidner and Japan” presents a selection of photographs from the “Hanami” series, which were taken by Sasha Weidner during his residency at Villa Kamogawa, Kyoto, Japan in 2013.
Book presentation: In addition, an introduction of the newly published book “The Far Flowered Shore” illustrated by Satoshi Machiguchi, including texts by Bill Berkson, Kota Ezawa, Satoshi Machiguchi and Mariko Takeuchi will take place.
Thanks to the extensive donation by the Sasha Weidner Estate to the Sprengel Museum in Hannover, elements from that exhibition “It’s all connected somehow” – estate sighting (29 July to 19. November 2017) is on display concurrently. Consisting of more than 200 pieces, it is the largest collection of works, comprised of his written and digital estate.