August 13 – 20 Exhibition “Flows Indians in Kansai”
Commemorative Exhibition “Flows Indians in Kansai”
for 70th Anniversary of Establishment of Japan-India Diplomatic Relations and
the 75th Anniversary of India’s Independence
Date: August 13 – 20, 9:00 – 21:00 (until 19:00 on the last day)
Venue: Sakai City Hall, North lobby at 1st floor of Kousoukan
This project documents changes of Indian community in Kansai area in Japan for future generations, amidst the tide of globalization.
Our productions present the past, the present which will eventually become the past, and the future, through a fusion of classical photographic techniques (Classical photograph®) and digital technology.
It is honored that the exhibition will be visited by His Excellency Mr. Sanjay Kumar Verma, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Japan.
My team and I would like to express our sincere gratitude to Consul General Nikhilesh Giri and the Consulate General of India for giving us this wonderful opportunity, also to all those who cooperated in the photography, Sakai City, Sakai City Council and Japan India Parliamentary Friendship League, Sakai City International Exchange Association, Sakai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and all other related parties for their kind cooperation and support.
We look forward to seeing you at the event.
Photographed by Ryota Tanimura, Kumiko Wakabayashi
Edited by Kazushi Matsumoto