Photobooks of 2016: Awoiska van der Molen
Awoiska van der Molen is a Dutch photographer based in Amsterdam. She is known for her black and white images showing her view on the natural landscape and her personal experience within it. In 2014 her book ‘Sequester’ was published.
While leaves are falling by Takahiro Kaneyama
‘I was raised by four women: mother, grandmother and two aunts who never got married. My mother was diagnosed with schizophrenia when I was a teenager’. After Kaneyamas grandmother passed away he starts to photograph his mother and aunts on short trips around Japan which they had never done before. An intimate and touching view of a son seeing his mother vanishing. A Japanese family from the inside.
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