Ishiuchi Miyako

Ishiuchi Miyako lives in Tokyo and Gunma, Japan. In 2017–18, she had a solo exhibition at the Yokohama Museum of Art, Japan. This year, her work has been included in the two-person show ‘Hiroshima’ at the Chihiro Art Museum Azumino, Japan, and the group show ‘The Origins of Japanese Contemporary Photography: Film Grain as Words’ at the Goeun Museum of Photography, Korea. She will have a solo presentation with Michael Hoppen Gallery in ‘Spotlight’ at Frieze Masters, London, in October.

‘Kahlo’s dresses, corsets and shoes took on the shapes of her love, pain and identity, still palpable 58 years after her death’

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