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Spirits Rising: ひろしま / hiroshima by Ishiuchi Miyako

Maki Ishii, Ishiuchi Miyako ひろしま / hiroshima #123
Donor: Hosokawa, K. 2018

The exhibition will include a selection of the internationally acclaimed photographer’s monumental ひろしま / hiroshima series, documenting cherished items and clothing left behind by victims of the atomic bomb detonated in Hiroshima at the close of World War II that are now housed at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum.

The subjects are captured in her unique, moving style that resurrects and gives voice to those who suffered and died on that fateful day, bringing to life a renewed appeal for humanity and global peace.