mitsu maeda

Photographer

Mitsu Maeda (1984) is a documentary photographer currently based in Kochi, in Shikoku island of Japan.  She has been covering stories mainly in South East Asia, Americas, and Japan.  While making documentary works, she... read on
Location: Kochi, Japan
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About

Mitsu Maeda (1984) is a documentary photographer currently based in Kochi, in Shikoku island of Japan. 

She has been covering stories mainly in South East Asia, Americas, and Japan.  While making documentary works, she also receives assignments from newspapers and magazines nationally/internationally.

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Education

2007 graduated from Kobe City University of Foreign Studies where she studied internation relations

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Exhibitions

2010 Group Exhibition 'Spotlight Unseen' in Tokyo 

2012 Solo Exhibition 'Menschen nach den Katastrophen' in Berlin

2012 Solo Exhibition 'My Recollections' in Tokyo

2013 'My Recollections' projected at Chiang Mai Documentary Arts Asia in Thailand

2013 'My Recollections' projected at Obscura Photo Festival in Penang, Malaysia

2013 'My Recollections' projected at Encontros da Imagen International Photofestival at Braga, Portugal

2013 'My Recollections' projected at Mt.Rokko International Photo Festival at Kobe, Japan 

2014 'My Recollections' projected at Angkor Photo Festival at Siem Reap, Cambodia

2015 'My Recollections' exhibited in 'Asian Young Photographers' group exhibition at Beijing Photo Festival at Beijing, China

2016 'Japanese Brazilians' exhibited in 'FOCUS JAPAN' group exhibition at KL International Photo Awards at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2017 'Istanbul' exhibited in exhibition of International Photographhy at Xi'an, China.

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Awards & Grants

2010 NIKON photo award international emerging talent

2012 Tokyo Documentary Photo Workshop Encouragement Grant

2013 Asian Women Photographers' Showcase Finalist