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. She was then, selected among the winners for the Fotofilmic 18 Shortlist Show held in Canada. She had her solo exhibition at Space Place in Russia in September 2018. In October the same year, she participated in the 5th Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography Barcelona, Spain.