Born in Fukushima in 1993. Kusano studied graphic design at Kuwasawa Design School. She photographed extensively while at college and was selected by Masafumi Sanai for an Excellence Award in Canon New Cosmos of Photography 2014. Since then, she has been working in a variety of media with a focus on fashion and lifestyle magazines. Her first book, EVERYTHING IS TEMPORARY was published in 2017 and her latest book will be published by Roshin Books in September 2018.