Issei Suda


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

2013.09.04-10.05 Temptation 2011−2013
2011.09.01-10.29 Sparrow Island



Related Exhibitions

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