Foo Lo Bing's Photo Album : A File left by an Observer / Hou Man Wan (eds.) / Hong Kong : Asian People's Theatre Festival Society : 2008

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Title and Statement of Responsiblity

Foo Lo Bing's photo album - A File left by an Observer = 傅鲁炳攝影集 - 遺下一個旁觀者的檔案 / Foo Lo Bing; Edited by Hou Man Wan

Summarization of Content

This is a posthumous collection of Lobing Foo's unpublished photographs taken from 10 rolls of film which were discovered after his death. Some art events and artists featured include the Gimcheon Performance Art Festival, San Mu, Mayumi Hamada, Fumiko Takahashi and Hong Obong. Short commemorative writings are also featured. 

The focus of Foo's photography tended to be deprived people; observing their daily lives, he sought to highlight self-confidence, ability and wisdom. Foo treated the working class lifestlyle as special.

Publication/Production/Distribution Information

Hong Kong : Asian People's Theatre Festival Society , 2008

Identifier for Manifestation

ISBN: 9789889858070


208 pages (24cm x 16.7cm x 1.7cm)

Content Form and Media Type

text , still image : unmediated


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This publication is available in the esea ResearchLab for non-commercial private research use.

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text ; still images ; Chinese ; English ; Han (Simplified variant) ; Latin (script) ; polychrome ; Photographs ; unmediated ; books ; catalogues raisonnés ; On site ; Artist's profiles ; photography

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Formerly S1.188

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