Noriko Nakamura completed a Fine Art Foundation Diploma at Saint Martins College of Arts and Design, University of the Arts London, before receiving a Bachelor of Fine Arts and BA Fine Arts Honours from the Victorian College of the Arts in 2012. Her recent practice has explored chaos in relation to maternal experience, and the helplessness of a newborn baby. She explores the ways that chaos challenges and invites alternative understandings of socially constructed categorisations of corporeality and sexuality. She has presented solo exhibitions at Caves Gallery, Gertrude Glasshouse, Collingwood,
Daine Singer, Melbourne; Sutton Projects, Melbourne; West Space, Melbourne; TCB art inc.,Melbourne. Her work has been exhibited at Aperto, Montpellier France; XYZ Collective, Tokyo; RM gallery, Auckland; Dog Park Art Project Space, Christchurch; Murray White Room. She was a studio artist at Gertrude Contemporary from 2016-2018.