Nobuyoshi ARAKI Shi Nikki (Private Diary), 1993
Nobuyoshi ARAKI Shi Nikki (Private Diary), 1993 


08/12/2021 - 14/03/2022

Bourse de Commerce - Pinault Collection 
2 Rue de Viarmes 
75001 Paris   

After the presentation of series and bodies of work from the 1970s and 1980s in the new museum’s Ouverture exhibition, the series Shi Nikki (Private Diary) for Robert Frank (1993) by the Japanese photographer Nobuyoshi Araki is presented in Gallery 3 of the Bourse de Commerce.
Produced in 1993, three years after the death of his wife Yoko Aoki, this series brings together 101 black-and-white photographs. These images are punctuated by photographs of Araki’s new daily life as a widower: still lifes, the streets and skies of Tokyo, the cat, Chiro, he adopted with his wife...