YPF 2018: OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHERS

苅部 太郎

苅部太郎 1988年愛知県生まれ、東京都在住。
南山大学人文学部心理人間学科卒業。在学中に英国留学・南アフリカ共和国で国際NGOの感染症コントロール計画で研修。
卒業後、金融機関勤務。2015年に写真家として独立した。

自他の境界の曖昧性、世界の偶有性を軸に、国内外での社会文化的事象を解体・再構成したメタファー的な写真作品の制作を展開。
偶発的に現れるリアリティを記録し、抽象概念と組み合わせたアーキテクチャーを構築して斑(まだら)な世界の表現を目指す。

PDN Photo Annual受賞、「1_Wall」ファイナリスト。
作品はThe New York TmesやBrisith Journal of Photographyなど国際的に掲載されている。

Taro Karibe (b.1988) is a Japanese photographer based in Tokyo, Japan.
He received a Bachelor of Psychology at Nanzan University (Nagoya, Japan) in 2012. During the period he moved to UK and South Africa for working with NGO to control pandemics in Johannesburg. After started working for Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ as a corporate sales manager and system developer, he started a career as a freelance Photographer in Japan.
His main concern is to make experimental visual images from psychological perspective, and depict the relationship between individuals /society. Also he is interested in how people react to the information delivered by others, and how to overcome their bias.

His works have been published internationally in publication such as The New York Times, International New York Times, British Journal of Photography, The Wall Street Journal, Der Spiegel, Washington Post, Bloomberg, Chicago Tribune, The guardian, CNN, Stern and so on.

YPF 2018 PROGRAMS

EXHIBITION
 "LETTERS TO YOU" EXHIBITION

WORKSHOP
CYANOTYPE PHOTOGRAM WORKSHOP