Keiko Miyazaki was born in Ehime, Japan in 1978. She moved to England and completed her BA and MA in Fine Arts at Northumbria University in England (2003), before then moving to Slovenia. She pursued her studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Ljubljana (2004), as well as at the Academy of Fine Art in Krakow, Poland (2005). Keiko Miyazaki’s work bases around the observation of European social patterns. Originally coming from Japan, the artist reveals new aspects of communication through the connecting and engaging of her surroundings. Keiko was awarded the Sakaide Art Grand Prix (1999), The Cosmos Cable TV award (2005), as well as the Culture Contributor for Shikokuchuou city. Since 1998 her work has been received and exhibited internationally. She lives and works in Slovenia.