Photographer. Photographic artist. Photo retoucher.
Mayumi creates and offer sensual and alluring photographic art for private collection and commercial spaces. She mainly makes digitally manipulated portraiture and artistic nude images. Her works appear as dreamlike poetic images in which fantasy and reality meet. She often applies metaphorical language to generate captivating and thought-provoking images.
Mayumi was born in Japan and moved to New York City in 1995. She graduated from Hunter College (The City University of New York) with a BA degree in Studio Art and Psychology in 2003 and studied photography under the legendary Roy DeCarava. She worked as an assistant photographer and has been a freelance photographer since 2004. Her studio is located in the East Village, New York City. She provides her photography services to record people's memories. She can travel anywhere in this world for your assignment.
She is also a certified life coach, dv survivor, cancer survivor, and cat lover. She enjoys playing ukulele, doodling zentangles, and biking. Her volunteer experiences include art therapy for abused children, recreational therapy for the elderly, and pet photography for animal shelters.
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Mayumi Yoshimaru joined Fine Art America on July 28th, 2010.