artspace AM organizes collaborated exhibitions with outstanding photographers. The curator has been working as a fine art photography curator since the 1990s and established her own art space in 2014. artspace AM mainly features Japanese photographer Nobuyoshi Araki who is well-known as a photography icon. “AM” comes from the initials of Araki and Motoo.
Nobuyoshi Araki, born in 1940 in Tokyo. As one of the most important photographers in the world, he is known by many exhibitions at museums, galleries internationally and also over 500 publications.
"Araki creates his playground in his atelier and takes photographs. The scenes are changing as the present is being passed moment by moment, like flowers withering, dolls aging. Paradise symbolizes our time between life and death."
- Hisako Motoo