Born in Tokyo, Japan in 1940 and graduated from the Tokyo College of Photography in 1962. He worked as the house photographer of the experimental theatrical group Tenjo Sajiki under Shuji Terayama from 1967-1970.
His first and best known exhibition was 1977’s Fushi Kaden (Nikon Salon) and has been followed up with numerous projects. His critically acclaimed photographs of cities and their people show the incredible diversity to be found in daily life.
Exhibitions at PGI
|2023.03.30－06.28||The Crystallization of Photographic Expression and Technique, FUJIFILM Photo Collection Special Exhibition, Photo History Museum, FUJIFILM SQUARE|
Suda Issei: Landscapes of Japan, Margins of the City, Fujifilm Square Photo History Museum
Mark Pearson Photo Collection Exhibition Part 2: SUDA ISSEI, Irie Taikichi Memorial
|2021.05.07－10.03||Issei Suda: My Japan, Fotomuseum Antwerpen (FOMU), Antwerpen, Belgium|