Fumi Ishino holds an MFA from Yale University where he was awarded the Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship. His work has been exhibited at The Flag Art Foundation, Fraenkel Gallery, and IMA Gallery. Awards include the Japan Photo Award, 2015, and the Honorable Mention Award from New Cosmos of Photography, 2015. His first book, Rowing a Tertrapod, was published by MACK in the fall of 2018. He is currently living and working in Los Angeles.