David Bowie, 1973 (C)Masayoshi Sukita
Masayoshi Sukita is a veteran japanese photographer from Fukuoka, Japan. He’s known for the series of portraits of David Bowie. He has photographed David Bowie for over 40 years. yes, 40 years.
Photographer Masayoshi Sukita with David Bowie ,1989.
Sukita is having an exhibit “KIREI” at Shibuya Parco Museum, in Tokyo Japan, Aug 25th – Sep 17th. Here, check out Parco Museum website for more info. I feel like I am missing out big time. I really wanna go and meet Sukita san.
1977 “HEROES” BOWIE × SUKITA
1980 BOWIE × SUKITA
David Bowie by Masayoshi Sukita, 1973
Portraits of celebrities from David Bowie to Lily Franky feature in this exhibition of work by veteran photographer Masayoshi Sukita, which coincides with his Sound & Vision retrospective at the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography. Here, the focus is on kirei (beautiful) shots from the snapper’s portfolio – and you may be surprised by quite how attractive the likes of YMO and David Sylvian were back in the prime of their youth. – says time out tokyo.