Kai Yokoyama is a photographer based in Tokyo, Japan. Starting out as an architecture student at Saitama University, he switched his major to photography and completed his studies at Tokyo College of Photography. After working as an assistant to contemporary art photographer Izima Kaoru, he has become a full-time freelance photographer.
In 2019, he won these awards. KLPA Finalist, PX3 silver medal portrait. He also participated in the workshops. Magnum Master Class Alex and Rebecca Norris Webb in Hong Kong, Tanya Habjouqa(Noor) in Latvia (ISSP).
He was chosen as a shortlist of the Star Wars Families commission by Disney/Lucasfilm and BJP.
This year, he receives Yumi Goto(RPS)'s a one-year mentorship program in Tokyo. Also, he won first place in the LensCulture/journeys series category and selected for the shortlist Athens Photo Festival and more.
He is a member of Native Agency.