Exhibition “El Camino de Santiago. Tomohiro Muda. A view from the East”

Tomohiro Muda is a Japanese photographer who went on two pilgrimages to Santiago de Compostela photographing the Camino and offering his vision of it. Muda declares himself to be a lover of the French and especially of the Spanish Romanic, Santiago de Compostela and the Jacobean pilgrimage.

He was born in in 1956 in the Prefecture of Nara, in Japan and in 1988 he presented his first exhibition The Land of Sherpa with photographs hich he took in Serpa, in the Himalayas.

Later he travelled all over the world  taking images of Japanese, Romanic and Byzantine  art, as well as Buddhist ruins and Chinese cave paintings, the Borobudur, Angkor and Ajanta. These were joined together under the heading Spaces for prayer, forms of prayer  in photographic exhibitions and publications.

Place: Palau del Intendente Pineda. Valencia
Address: Plaza del Carmen, 4. Valencia

Dates: from February 9 to February 27, 2017
Timetable of visits: from 8 am to 5 pm. Thursday: from 8 am to 8:30 pm.

Organised by: S.A de Xestión do Plan Xacobeo. Turismo de Galicia
Collaborators: Asociación de Amigos del Camino de Santiago Comunidad  Valencia and Generalitat Valenciana.

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