The Korean photographer Ahae was born in Kyoto, Japan in 1941. He is a famed naturalist and photographer who has been taking 2,000 – 4,000 photos a day for his current project. This project is called “Through my window”; a show of approximately 100 prints and 1,200 photos by slideshow from the visionary Korean naturalist photographer Ahae. The exhibition ran from April 29 to May 7, 2011 at Vanderbilt Hall in Grand Central Terminal in New York City. Prints range from 11 inches by 17 iches to 16 feet by 32 feet. Average photos are 40 x 60 inches. Prints range from plexi-mounted frameless photos to duratran lightboxs and a grand lightbox 16 feet by 32 feet. There was also be a four-panel projection slideshow that is 26 feet high nd 32 feet wide.
Through My Window will also be showing from July 15 to August 14, 2011 at the National Gallery Prague, Czech Republic.
By Jim McKinniss