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Buenos Aires - The Book of Travel in Mind

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  • Title (object)

    • Buenos Aires - The Book of Travel in Mind
  • Description

    Photobook. Special edition. One volume, with one photograph in envelope. Signed copy.

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 2005
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  • Curator's comments

    Moriyama travelled to the Argentine capital twice in 2004 and early 2005 and came back with a record that is surprisingly classical, mellow, and even nostalgic. Many of Moriyama's favourite themes are explored: Stray dogs, street signs, shop-fronts, prostitutes, beggars and performers, and plenty of detritus on the streets. There is a stark contrast between the colour and the black-and-white images. (Titus Boeder, 4/07)


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  • Additional IDs

    • PB.115 (Photobook number)

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