Naohisa Hara

Born in Chiba, Japan in 1946. Graduated from Nihon University College of Art’s Department of Photography in 1969 and finished a program at Nihon University Art Institute in 1971. Visited France and Germany via an artist overseas training system run by the Agency for Cultural Affairs in 1976. He also studied and photographed in Paris as a long-term foreign residency researcher though Nihon University in 1984-85.

He has been capturing the relationship between cities and nature throughout Europe in his ongoing lifework ‘Legacy of Time Passed’ since the 1970s, and has intimately documented the changing lifestyles and cities of Asian countries with ‘Asia.’

 

 

Exhibitions at PGI

MIRAGE IV, 2018
Asia: Photographs of Beijing – Hutong – Chai, 2013

Asia: Photographs of Taiwan, 2009

Asia: Photographs of Korea, 2005
Europe: Journey of a Lifetime, 2003
VENEZIA, 2000
Europe – Platinum Print Collection, 1997
España, 1995
PARIS et ILE-DE-FRANCE, 1993
Mountain Cities in Italy, 1991
Mirage III, 1988
Europe ’84–’85, 1986
Italy, 1984
La France, 1983
Mountain Cities in Italy, 1982
Mirage II, 1981
PARIS II, 1980
PARIS, 1979
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