Mariko Mori


Following studies at Chelsea College of Art in London, and an early career as a fashion designer, Mori came to international attention through photographs and videos that frequently featured herself in personas including goddess, cybergrrl and model, mixing performance, fashion, technology and art. In recent work, Mori has devoted herself to interdisciplinary pieces that combine visual art, architecture, design and moving image. Internationally renowned, Mori has had solo installations at numerous venues including the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, Serpentine Gallery in London and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Tokyo. She currently lives and works in both New York City and Tokyo.