Araki Nobuyoshi

From his wife in a state of sexual climax to his explicitly masochistic nude portraiture, photographer Araki Nobuyoshi has long divided opinion with his notoriously erotic choices of subject matter. His critics have fought for censorship of his work, particularly in his native Japan, and dubbed him nothing more than a misogynistic pornographer. –But this has never deterred Araki, who remains one of the country’s most prolific artists.

By: Ghost
31.03.2014