Born in Fukuoka in 1985. After graduating from Tokyo Visual Arts College in 2006, Ichida worked as a studio assistant at Iino Media Pro in Tokyo for three years. She moved to London in 2009 and then to New York in 2012. Received Japan Photo Award in 2016. This year, she was selected among the winners for the Fotofilmic 18 Shortlist Show held in Canada. Her solo exhibition will be held at Space Place in Russia in September. This coming October, she is going to participate in the 5th Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography Barcelona, Spain. Also, her new series 'Mayu' will be part of the touring exhibition Beyond 2020 that will be shown in Amsterdam in this September as part of Unseen Amsterdam, in Paris in November as part of Photo Saint-Germain and at IMA gallery in Tokyo this winter.