People / Taki Bluesinger

Artist. Taki Bluesinger was born in Saitama, Japan in 1943. He immigrated to Vancouver in 1969, after refusing an assignment from Time magazine to go to Vietnam. He quickly became involved in groups such as the Intermedia Society and the New Era Social Club. Bluesinger participated in many collaborative photography projects, such as 13 Cameras and The Origins of Man-Made Paradise. His work was included in the exhibition Yellow Peril: Reconsidered at Artspeak Gallery (1991). Bluesinger passed away in 2004.