RIKISHI - Portraits Photographiqes et Uniformes
Exhibition: 29 Jan – 27 Feb 2005
Yokohama Museum of Art
Nishi-ku, Minatomirai, 3 Chome-4-1
Rikishi Portraits Photographiqes et Uniformes This is the first solo exhibition of a French photographer, Charles Fréger (Born in 1975, lives and works in Rouen, France), in Japan. From 2002 to 2003, Fréger stayed in Japan shooting portraits of young Rikishis (SUMO wrestlers) and made the photography series "RIKISHI". For this exhibition, Fréger selected 35 portraits of young rikishi from this series.