Taira Kurihara – Train Portraits
A new photo exhibition at KATA gallery presents a fresh perspective on the evolution of railways. Taira Kurihara’s first solo exhibition showcases his dynamic photo series looking at the iconic faces of trains from the last century. The photographs were taken of retired vehicles housed in various museums, presenting a front facing view of the trains which enhances their distinctive features. When viewed together we can see a yearbook cast of faces through the years. Train spotting has never been so fascinating.