Catherine Edelman Gallery opened its doors with Michael Koerner : “Hibakusha: A tribute to the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings.” The show runs through September 4, 2020. On August 6, 1945, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, and another one three days later on Nagasaki, killing tens of thousands instantly, and more than 200,000 people in total. Michael Koerner was born in Okinawa, Japan in 1963, the son of a Japanese mother and American military father. For the past few years, Koerner has been making one-of-a-kind tintypes about his family and the effects of gamma radiation that has...
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