1980s Funabashi Story

Kazuo Kitai Artist 
Tosei-sha Publisher 
October 2006 Publication date 
Offset Printing 
148 pages
Black and White
16 cm × 23 cm
¥2800 (~$0)

Kitai shot these photographs in the 1980s, in Funabashi, a city located about 30 minutes outside of Tokyo. After documenting life in Japan's rural communities in the 1970s, this work shows the turn towards urban (and suburban) life in contemporary Japan that continues through today.