Kevin Miyazaki Visiting Artist in Photography

Apr 15, 2020

06:00 PM

Art Building West, 116

141 North Riverside Drive, Iowa City, IA 52246

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Artwork by Kevin Miyasaki - red plant, green leaf in blue bucket on left, sketch of people with numbered faces on right

 Kevin J. Miyazaki is an artist and photographer based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. His artwork focuses on issues of ethnicity, migration and place, often addressing family history and the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War ll. Miyazaki was born and raised in suburban Milwaukee, culturally and physically far from ancestral roots in Japan, Hawaii and Washington state. His photographs have been exhibited at venues including the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Griffin Museum of Photography, The Center for Photography at Woodstock and the Hyde Park Art Center. His publication clients include The New York Times, Smithsonian, Food Network and Architectural Digest.

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