From Our Archive
This story was published before Summer 2021, when we launched our new digital experience.

Pacific Apertures

The History of Japanese Photography in Houston

A Dinner Date With Michael Stipe


A Dinner Date With Michael Stipe

Over a meal at one of his favorite restaurants in New York City, the former R.E.M....

Jihae likes to clear her head by walking on the beach. It’s a place she finds calming. Fendi top and skirt.

Film and TV

How Jihae of ‘Succession’ Found Her Flow State

Travel as a tool for cultivating compassion, the power of conscious breathing, and...

Bright Lights


Bright Lights

From the worlds of art, food, film, and fashion — seven icons of LA’s creative scene.

Ever since a Dutch trade ship brought daguerreotypes to Nagasaki in 1840, the medium of shashin, meaning "to copy truth," has been as central to Japanese life as ukiyo-e prints were to earlier generations. The History of Japanese Photography, the first Western survey of its kind, opens March 2 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and includes portraits by early masters Kakoku Shima and Hikoma Ueno and darkly poetic views of Tokyo in the 1960s and '70s by Daido Moriyama.


Let’s Keep in Touch

Subscribe to our newsletter

You’re no longer on our newsletter list, but you can resubscribe anytime.