Renowned for his sensual, provocative images, Kishin Shinoyama
is one of Japan’s most controversial and acclaimed artists, at once hailed by critics and charged for public indecency.
His capacity for ease and intimacyis perhaps most poignantly expressed in his beautiful series of photographs of Yoko Ono and John Lennon, shot for the cover and promotion of the couple’s celebrated 1980 album, Double Fantasy, just three months before Lennon’s untimely death
. Featuring many previously unseen images, the series resonates with a remarkable honesty, and immortalizes this iconic couple at a pivotal moment in their personal and creative relationship
.Limited Art Edition of 125 copies with a print signed by photographer Kishin Shinoyama.Also available in a second Art Edition (No. 126-250) with an alternative print by Kishin Shinoyama and in a Collector's Edition (No. 251-1,980).