Kenna's quiet, enigmatic world
Kumi Matsumaru / Daily Yomiuri Staff Writer
Michael Kenna's photographs linger long in the mind. A picture of a bridge in a high-tide Venice leaves one with the mystic feeling of being swallowed by peaceful serenity. A photograph of leaning piles protruding from the quiet fog-covered water, again in Venice, evokes the feeling of a cold yet snug embrace in the dim winter light.
These warm, enigmatic long-exposure photographs by Kenna can be seen in In Venice/New York City, now showing at BLD Gallery in Ginza, Tokyo. Among the works are his latest from his Venice series, as well as pictures from New York and …