A Brief History of Photography
in Japan —From its Introduction to the 1930’s—
Friday, May 16th, 2008
Ninomiya House 9F Salon
This presentation will focus on the history of Japanese photography, more
precisely on the introduction of photography in Japan in the middle of the 19th
century to the 1930s’ so-called “Avant-garde photography”.
JST Foreign Researcher’s Residence This presentation will show how photography has developed in Japan and
“Ninomiya House” presents an evening how Japanese and non-Japanese people’s image of Japan had evolved.
forum as a monthly event.
Lecturer Ms. Sandrine Tabard (University of Tsukuba)
We hope you participate and share this
Time 18:30-19:30 Lecture and Q&A
special evening with us.
19:30-20:00 Exchange of personal views
Charge 700yen per person (Drinks and light meal will be served)
Chairman Dr. Shigeyuki Kimura (Chairman of the Board of Directors of SNTT)
*Pre-registration required. Please contact the Ninomiya House Administration Office by Wed.
May 14th. The Registration will close when reaches capacity. If you wish to bring little children,
we can provide a babysitter, so be sure to inform the office as well. There is limited space for
parking, so we would appreciate it if you come with friends and please be sure to park in the
visitor's parking area. If you are visiting by car, please refrain from drinking.
Ninomiya House Office
1-6-2 Ninomiya TSUKUBA
Gakuen Chuo Dori
Pedestrian Walk Way
[Tsukuba Center] Building To Tsuchiura Sta.
Gakuen Higashi Odori
Gakuen Nishi Odori
Takezono Takezono Park
House You can also find information about the forum in our Homepage.
Tsukuba Center for Institutes
[Takezono 2-chome Minami]
Ninomiya National Institute
House for Materials Science Coming Soon
Imamiya Child Park
Friday, June 20th: (Topic and Lecturer to be decided)
Local Bus [Ninomiya Koen Kita] Highway Bus 6
[Ninomiya 3-chome] Convenience Store
[Sengen 1- chome]
School Ninomiya Park
To Hitachi-no-Ushiku Sta. To Arakawaoki Sta.