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Niemi, Anja, 1976- photographer, interviewee.
Reviewed by: Alice S., Librarian, Central Library
Call Number: 770.9874 N668
The cover of Anja Niemi’s first monograph, In Character, shows a kimonowearing woman collapsed against a beautifully painted wall. Both the room and her outfit are sumptuous and elegant, but there’s a sense that there might be something deeply wrong with her. She looks almost propped against the wall, face first, like a piece of furniture. The image is both striking and unnerving and it made me want to read the whole book and learn more about this artist.Read Full Review

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