Ken Ohara Japanese, b. 1942

Catalogs & Books


New Japanese Photography, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

The Individual, Time-Life Books, New York, NY

U.S. Camera Annual, 1971, New York, NY

The City – American Experience, Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK & New York, NY

 The History of Modern Japanese Photography, Heibonsha, Tokyo, Japan

The Complete History of Japanese Photography, Shogakukan, Tokyo, Japan

Contemporary Photographers, St. Martins Press, New York, NY

Contemporary Photographers, St. James Press, New York, NY

Universal, Museum of Design, Zurich, Switzerland

The Ghost in the Shell, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

Harper’s Bazaar, 1971, New York, NY

The Photography Book, Phaidon Press, London, UK

The Photobook: A History Volume I , Phaidon Press, London, UK; New York, NY

Diane Arbus – The Libraries; Frankel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Monets Vermachtnis Serie Orddung und Obsession, Hamburger Kunsthalle / Hatje Cantz

Kopf and Kopf, Kunsthalle Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany

This Side of Paradise: Body and Landscape in Los Angeles Photographs, Merrell / Huntington Library, London, UK and New York, NY

From Fair to Fine: 20th Century Photography Books That Matter, Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL

Auto Focus: The Self-portrait in Contemporary Photography, Susan Bright, Thames & Hudson


Reviews (recent ones only)


Knoblauch, Loring Collector Daily, “Ken Ohara, Extreme Portraits 1970-1999 @ Miyako Yoshinaga, April 5, 2017

Colman, A.D., Photocritic International, April 4, 2017

Loeil de la Photographie (The Eye of Photography), March 11, 2017