Hello, it's me

Yachiyo- The Prologue, 2016, VIDEO 6min 39sec

Daily life of 92 yrs old Japanese American woman who lives in Harlem since 1960.

“Hello, it’s me” is a collaborative multimedia project with minority older adults living in gentrifying neighborhood in NYC (Harlem, Crown Heights and Bushwick). The installation incorporates recent photographic portraits of those participants, scanned portraits from the past, a video and audio recording of the subjects speaking about their rich lives and experience.


Hidemi Takagi


Brooklyn 11216

©2020 by Hidemi Takagi

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