poison yellow has a handmade saddle binding with 7 tiny industrial hex bolts along its edge.. from the cover to within, it is a book about the potential for beauty or originality in the everyday. The tropes of nature, culture and leisure are observed - a flower, a sculpture, a swimming pool, an array of neon lights, schools of jelly fish, radiant stars - and juxtaposed in a visually poetic sequence to create a dream within a book. EUPHORIC TECHNICOLOR, says Dazed. Ninagawa is a Japanese photographer and director who, incidentally, made the Japanese version of Girl on Fire by Alicia Keys.
first edition, published by BCC, 44 pages, 21 × 21 cm, softcover, 2016