Akihiko Okamura

Tea and biscuits were provided by local citizens during the Battle of the Bogside. Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland. (August 1969)

Tea and biscuits were provided by local citizens during the Battle of the Bogside. Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland. (August 1969) by Akihiko Okamura

Sean O’Hagan and exhibition assistant Jilke Golbach look closer at Akihiko Okamura’s surreal and strange photograph of an unlikely tea party taking place in the heart of The Troubles.

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