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Posted : 2017.10.23

西田茂雄塾 木偶の面魂(でこのつらだましい) 写真展 Shigeo Nishida School “Spirited face of wooden puppet”(Awa Puppet Theater)

© Shigeo Nishida
会期
2017年11月7日(火)~11月19日(日) ※無休
場所
京都写真美術館 ギャラリージャパネスク1・2階
11:00~18:30(最終日17:00まで)/入場無料
写真
西田茂雄塾
Exhibition Schedule
From Tue., Nov 7 to Sun., Nov 19 2017. ※open everyday
Place
Artisan Japanesque 1・2F
11:00~18:30(Lastday17:00)/No Admission charge
Photographer
Shigeo Nishida

京都写真美術館 ギャラリージャパネスクでは1階、2階全展示室にて西田茂雄塾 「木偶の面魂(でこのつらだましい)」写真展を11月7日(火)から11月19日(日)まで開催いたします。

国指定重要無形民俗文化財の阿波人形浄瑠璃で使用される頭は初代天狗久や人形忠などによって作られ、現在も公演で使用されている。文楽の首に比べ大きく、魂が宿る木偶の写真約70枚で人形師の息遣いを伝える。

作家プロフィール
西田茂雄/Shigeo Nishida
1950年、徳島県生まれ。
日本写真家協会(JPS)会員。西田茂雄塾主宰。
朝日新聞四国各版に作家・早坂暁氏と2年4ヶ月にわたり「四国往還記」を連載し注目を浴びる。 1993年「阿波の農村舞台」で徳島県出版文化賞受賞。 2013年幅広い写真活動が認められ、とくしま芸術文化賞受賞。
主な著書『阿波の面魂』『中国観音霊場巡礼の旅』ほか

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“Spirited face of wooden puppet” photo exhibition of Shigeo Nishida School is held at Artisan Japanesque From Tue., Nov 7 to Sun., Nov 19 2017.

The head used in the Awa Ningyo-joruri (puppet theater) which is an Important Intangible Folk Cultural Properties was made by the first Tengu Hisa, Ningyo Tadashi and etc, and has been still used in the puppet theater. It also is bigger than Bunraku's neck. We try to express the breath of the craftsmen through about 70 pictures of the Awa wooden puppet which their spirit lives.

Artist Profile

Shigeo Nishida
Member of the Japan Professional Photographers Society (JPS) Come to the forefront by serialization an article “Shikoku Oukan-ki” in Asahi Shimbun with Mr. Akira Hayasaka for two and a half years. In 1993, he won the Tokushima Prefectural Publishing Culture Award in his book "Awa no Nouson Butai”. In 2013, his wide range of photography activities were awarded the Tokushima Arts and Culture Prize.

https://www.artsy.net/photo-gallery-artisan

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