Born in 1979 in Okinawa Prefecture. Lives and works in Okinawa. Her father was born in Hawaii and is of second-generation Okinawan descent. Her mother was born on Saipan, a place of immigration. Iha started photography in her school years with an interest in movie posters. In 2009, she participated in Shomei Tomatsu’s digital photography workshop. She presented a series of photographs of American residents and people’s daily lives in Okinawa. She has continued to produce photographs of Okinawa.
Video interviews with SIAF2020 participating artists are uploaded consecutively.
The summarized interviews are also available as text in PDF files along with the video interviews.
These PDF files are to be compiled into “SIAF 2020 Index”, a documentation book to share the full spectrum of SIAF2020 which will be published after February, 2021.
[About PDF file]
It is the edited text of the comments from the artist in the video interview to convey the projects within SIAF2020.
The QR code on the PDF file is linked to the video interview of the artist.
Please note that the linked URL is subject to change without prior notice.