There are two me.
One despairs of me. Another doesn’t abandon me.
She continues selfportrait in order to tell me “I have something that nobody else has”, and in order to dumbfound people.
About Izumi Miyazaki
Born in 1994 in Yamanashi Prefecture, Izumi Miyazaki graduated in 2016 from Musashino Art University in Tokyo, where she majored in Imaging Arts. While still a student, she began taking surreal self-portraits and posting them online on Tumblr, to great acclaim. She has since been profiled internationally on Vice and CNN, and in print in Time and Libération. She has exhibited in Wild Project Gallery (Luxembourg), Art-U room (Tokyo), Fondazione Prada Osservatorio (Milan) and Kyotographie 2018 (Kyoto).