Miho Kajioka is a Japanese photographer and journalist.
In 2018 she published "And, Where Did the Peacocks Go?" with the(M) éditions, an intimate project about the Tōhoku tsunami and the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011.
In 2019, she publishes "So it Goes", a project around time and memory, still with the(M) éditions; that book was awarded the photobook-of-the-year "Prix Nadar" in France in 2019.
In 2021, she publishes "Flowers Bloom, Butterflies Come" with IIKKI Books, a project that includes a music collaboration with the British artists Ian Hawgood et Craig Tattersall.
© Portrait taken from the artist's website
.Sold out. Published in March 2021, Flowers Bloom, Butterflies Come is a collaboration between Japanese photographer Miho Kajioka and British musicians Ian Hawgood and Craig Tattersall. This book is already sold out by the publisher, before its actual release! We are offering IIKKI's books since 2018 and we are now also offering the music in physical...
Presentation by the(M) éditions: " « Right after the Fukushima nuclear plant accident, I found a blog about peacocks that were left in the evacuation zone, within the 20km limit. I started imagining those peacocks, walking around the empty town with their beautiful wings spread. The image I had in my mind seemed so far away from what was going on in...