Born in 1978 in Saitama, Japan, Sakuragi started out as a designer for Comme des Garçons in Tokyo where she worked for eleven years.
In 2011, the event of the great earthquake of East Japan was a turning point in Sakuragi’s life, her perception changed, space and time became a center point for her creative pursuit. Through her own observation of daily life, she aims to capture invisible moments and reveal the passage of time in the form of photography, film and installation art. Sakuragi graduated from The Beaux-Arts de Paris in 2022 (DNSAP), she continues to work and experiment in Paris to express her vision of time unfathomable scale in our life.
Ayako lives and works in Paris, France.
PAST SHOWS / PROJECTS at The Fridge
Ayako Sakuragi at The Fridge [ access here ]
from February 2nd to February 16th 2023
280 Mott Street, New York, NY