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Toshio Shibata, Bartlett Dam, Maricopa County, AZ, 1997. Gelatin silver print, 20 x 24 inches (50.8 x 61 cm). Edition 4 of 25. Signed and numbered.

Toshio Shibata’s landscapes are known for their powerful drama created by the visual contrast between the irregular forms of nature and the rigid geometry of the man-made structures. Born in Tokyo, Toshio Shibata studied painting and printmaking at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, earning a BFA and an MFA (1972, 1974). He received a fellowship from the Belgian Ministry of Education (1975-1977). In 1992 he was awarded with The 17th Kimura Ihei Award. His work has been exhibited internationally since 1971 and has been collected by major museums including Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and Centre national de la Photographie, Paris, among others. [mocp.org]

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