Izumi Miyazaki Ushers in Transnational Surrealist Humor
Japanese photographer Izumi Miyazaki creates a humorous juxtaposition between naive self-expression and vulgar visuals
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Photos from Japan’s Izumi Miyazaki build bridges across geography and artistic styles on Tumblr.

Izumi Miyazaki plays with identity stereotypes when she situates them alongside grotesque or awkward elements. Decapitation, food preparation and self awareness are trickled among the photographic collection of tropes. She cites many surrealists among her sources of inspiration including Alex Prager—though her own images notably branch out. Explore more of her candy-coated irony on Tumblr.

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Images: © Izumi Miyazaki