Danchi: A Photographic Journey Into Japan’s Public Housing Projects www.spoon-tamago.com

posted by  banzaitokyo | 9 months, 1 week ago in Art & Culture

“I’m standing alone before a complex of danchi. Row upon row of identical numbered buildings extend into the distance. Fluorescent lights flicker to life illuminating the stark concrete.” That’s Tokyo-based photographer Cody Ellingham at a recent Pecha Kucha talk as he discussed his latest project, a photographic journey into danchi, Japan’s public housing projects.