［Born and based in Miyagi, Japan］
Born in Shiogama, Japan in 1985, and graduated from Tohoku University of Art and Design in 2009. Jun Matsuyama worked as the coordinator of an artist-in-residence program in the post-tsunami disaster area of Rikuzentakata City from 2013 to 2020, and was involved in research projects in Tohoku, the Philippines, and other places as an artist/coordinator. In recent years, his work has focused on natural disasters, social issues, and migration. His practice involves ways to share the stories of local people with others.