Shibu Onsen

130 x 210mm digital print on archival paper.
Japanese handmade paper cover with die cut, handbound.
Edition of 3.

A travel narrative about Shibu Onsen, a small town in the Nagano region of Japan famous for its thermal baths (onsen). Above Shibu Onsen is a forest where Japanese macaques bath in an outdoor onsen – they are the world’s only bathing monkeys. This book explains the onsen culture for humans and how I tricked my boyfriend into a monkey-themed holiday.

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