Art & Design

Tohoku: Images of a Disaster

24 January - 24 March 2012, London


The exhibition comprises images by Japanese and international photographers revealing the terrifying drama and damage wreaked by the earthquake and tsunami along Japan’s north-eastern coastline on the 11th March 2011. The work is a mix of art, documentation, reportage and interpretation, first shown in Tokyo earlier by Mark Pearson at Zen Foto Gallery. The exhibition will be in place on the first anniversary of the disaster, providing an opportunity for remembrance and commemoration.

A commemorate event will be taking place at Japanese Garden at SOAS on the 6th March 2012 from 12.15pm.


Admission Free

24 January - 24 March 2012

Brunei Gallery, SOAS, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG

Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures