Photos from the Talk and Book Signing event

Thank you all for coming to the book event in spite of the bright sunny summer day outside in Seattle. 🙂 Thank you to Kinokuniya bookstore for organizing this! I really enjoyed meeting and talking with you.
525 South Weller St. Seattle, WA 98104 (map)
Tel: +1-206-587-2477
Photos: Courtesy of Kinokuniya USA, the Sandisons, and Roy Wang.





Artist Talk and Book Signing Event

I just received some of my original artworks from the Converge gallery in the East Coast to Seattle in the West Coast.   This Saturday, Kinokunoya bookstore Seattle will have an Artist Talk. It is about Misako Oba’s FAUSTUS project with the fine art photobook and the selected artwork on display.  Your questions are welcome at the event. 🙂

Saturday, August 1, 2015
2:00 PM
@ Kinokuniya bookstore, Seattle
(525 South Weller St., Seattle)
This event is free and open to the public.

Artist Talk @ Kinokuniya Bookstore, 2PM on August 1, 2015

Poster created by Kinokuniya USA / Artist Talk @ Kinokuniya Bookstore, 2PM on August 1, 2015

8月1日(土)2pmから、紀伊國屋シアトル(525 South Weller St., Seattle)で、大庭みさこアート写真集『FAUSTUS』(蒼穹舎刊/text日本語・英語)のトークイベントが行われます。もし機会がありましたら、是非お立寄りください。質問も歓迎です。イベント会場には(今回は小さいサイズのものですが)オリジナルアートも展示。
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Now available in Europe and U.S.

Museum bookstore at Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

Museum bookstore at Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

もしこの夏、ヨーロッパやアメリカに行く機会があったら、是非、美術館の書店やギャラリーなどにも立ち寄って、本を手に取ってみてください。海外書店のList update!>>
FAUSTUS is now available in Europe, such as in Paris, Brussels, London…etc.  Since it is limited edition, only certain places could carry the copy.

If you are in Paris or New York this summer for vacation of business trip, stop by those bookstores and have a look at the book in person.  Visit the museums’ bookstores such as Centre Georges Pompidou, Le Bal Book, photobook specializing bookstore Le Plac’Art and gallery in)(between. Gallery in Paris,  and more!  I will feature each bookstore later with photos. Meanwhile, the full list can be viewed in this page.   Just updated. There may be other places that I don’t know may carry the copies. Please ask them.

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Best of June 2015

Best of June 2015 on  Josef Chladek’s photo books website.

Misako Oba’s [FAUSTUS] was among those Best of June photo books.  Feeling humbled.
The authors of the those photo books are: Dávila, Kojima, Sanai, Arnold, Scheurwater, Bitesnich, Kitajima, Pedan, Murakami, Georgiou, Oba, Leiter, Koublis, Blanch.

Best of June 2015 on josef chladek photobooks.

Best of June 2015 on josef chladek photobooks.

For more details of Best of June 2015 and to see the sample pages of those books, you can visit their site:

*The talk event of FAUSTUS will be coming up in the U.S. and Japan. Please check back the blog post.