SHIORI AKIBA

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 photographer

Born in Hokkaido, Japan. Started learning photography in Paris in 2016. Living and working in London since 2018. Her work questions our stereotyped perception of gender roles and how our body images are formed while creating synergy between fashion and fine art.

Awards 

08.2021  First Prize - Selected  by Takashi Homma, Portrait Japan 2021(Japan)

07.2021   Judges Encouragement Prize - Selected by Nao Tsuda, The 24th 1 wall Contest (Japan) 

 

03.2020  Awarded with exhibition after chosen from open call「C*nsorsh*p」group exhibition Presented by foto femme united (France)

10.2017  Editor’s Picks, Edition Ⅵ Life framer photography Contest 「The Human Body」(UK)

05.2016    Shortlist, The 14th 1 wall Contest  (Japan)

 

03.2011  The Asahi Camera Award, The 96th Nika Photography Contest. (Japan)

EXHIBITIONS

05.2022 Groupe Exhibition “LE JAPONISME” Galerie Joseph Le Palais (Paris, France)

08.2021 Exhibition by winning the contest “Portrait of Japan (PoJ) 2021” exhibited on MC Decaux digital screens around Tokyo (Tokyo, Japan)

 

06,2021 Goupe Exhibition “ZERO” ZSenne art lab (Brussels, Belgium)
 

03.2020  Group exhibition, ”C*nsorsh*p exhibition ” Galerie &CO119 (Paris, France)

11.2015  Solo Exhibition, “I’m now in the mood to strip myself naked” Aoyama MANHOOD Gallery (Tokyo, Japan)

 

09.2011   Exhibition by winning the contest, “The 96th Nika Photography Award Exhibition”  The National Art Center, Tokyo (Tokyo, Japan)

Publication

À PART Magazine, Bad to the Bone magazine, Blashfemia magazine, Eluxe Magazine, Fisheye magazine, IRK magazine, KALTBLUT magazine, NASTY magazine, Propaah magazine, RE FUSE magazine, THE OPERA magazine, Vanity teen magazine, Emotion magazine, Ima magazine

Features and Press

Curated by girl, Dreck magazine, El septentrion magazine, ERRR magazine, Fisheye magazine, Fotofemme united, Life framer, Mulieris magazine, Rolling Stone India ,Tabi-labo ,Vogue Italy, VogueTurkey

BRANDS

Sacai, The back ward vendor, IKIAN PARIS, Kazuya Sase, AMURO, jīvaṃjīvaka