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Yoko Kanayama received her B.F.A. in Photography from Otis College of Art and Design, and her M.F.A. in Photography from the California Institute of the Arts. Born and raised in Kyoto, Japan, Kanayama moved to the United States in 1991 and soon after received the National Graduate Seminar Fellowship from NYU Tisch School of Arts in 1999. She has exhibited throughout the United Sates, Spain and the U.K. and in 2002, participated in Light Work’s Artist-in-Residence program.