Noritaka Minami is an artist based in Boston and Los Angeles. He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 2004 where he studied Art Practice and Asian American Studies. In 2011, he completed a M.F.A. in Studio Art at the University of California, Irvine with an emphasis in the Visual Studies Program. He currently works as a Teaching Assistant in Photography at the Department of Visual and Environmental Studies at Harvard University. Minami is interested in applying the medium of photography as a means of investigating history and memory associated with sites.