After studying urbanisme and sociology in Tokyo, Ai Tamura moved to Paris to complete her thesis on the construction of the City of Lights, a thesis published in the Nikkei Asian Review, a financial publication.
In addition to her photographic training at the ECV, she worked as the art director for an advertising agency and as a producer and director for audiovisual productions.
She founded her agency, Mirror, in 2005.
An instigator of connections and a poetic visual creator,
she is attracted to people, whom she defines as her “primary passion.”
Ai Tamura is in perpetual, coordinated movement