Space art = Mariko Mori

April 10, 2008 · Posted in Electronic Music 

Certainly one the most hyped artists right now and the coolest one, enjoy

Since I enjoy space so much I jsut had to put in this post today

Mariko Mori (森万里子, Mori Mariko, b. 1967 in Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese video and photographic artist. While studying at Bunka Fashion College, she worked as a fashion model in the late 1980s. This strongly influenced her early works, such as Play with Me, in which she takes control of her role in the image, becoming an exotic, alien creature in everyday scenes. In 1989, she moved to London to study at the Chelsea College of Art and Design.

[youtube=http://youtube.com/watch?v=pQlye_NDzzA]

The juxtaposition of Eastern mythology with Western culture is a common theme in Mori’s works, often through layering photography and digital imaging, such as in her 1995 installation Birth of a Star. Later works, such as Nirvana show her as a goddess, transcending her early roles via technology and image, and abandoning realistic urban scenes for more alien landscapes.

Great interview with Mariko >>

Comments

Comments are closed.

  • THE CAVE : Playlist

  • INSTAGRAM – ANALOG INDUSTRIAL ARTS

    • ICE FROZEN LAKE PATTERN ARTISTIC WINTER
    • WINTER FORREST SUNSET SNOW FROST CONTRAST
    • ELECTRICITY ENERGY NETWORK ARPANET COMMUNICATION SOLITUDE
    • ABSTRACT WALL ARCHITECTURE AMBIENT
    • ARCHITECTURE ART EMPORIA BLUE PATTERN SHAPES ENDLESS
    • ILLUMINATION TRIAD ARCHITECTURE DESIGN 1950 LAMPS
    • DUVED RE OFFPIST FORREST SNOW ART WOODS
    • DUVED RE CABIN WINTER SNOW
    • HOF SYSTEM SKISTAR STAR WARS SNOW WHITE PAINTING TEGEFJLL DUVEDhellip
    • WAITING SOLITUDE CONCRETE MALM TRAINSTATION
    • ARCHITECTURE OFFICE DESIGN INDUSTRIAL PATTERN GLASS
    • VINTAGE AUTO 1950 CAR RETRO SNOW WINTER USA
Get Adobe Flash player