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Red Eyed Tribe

Photo: Kaikai Kiki New York LLC

Red Eyed Tribe


Chiho Aoshima

Japanese, born 1974

With no formal training in art, Chiho Aoshima made her debut as an artist with a series of digital prints that reveal her masterful use of Adobe Illustrator. Originally designed as an advertisement for an Issey Miyake fashion show, this work features red-eyed nymphs in a fantasy land.
Digital inkjet print
19 5/8 x 138 in. (49.8 x 350.5 cm)
Gift of the ContemporaryArtProject, Seattle
Photo: Kaikai Kiki New York LLC
Now on view at the Asian Art Museum


Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, "SAM Collects: ContemporaryArtProject", Dec. 21, 2002 - Apr. 6, 2003

Seattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, "Talents and Beauties: Art of Women in Japan," Nov. 4, 2017 - Jul. 15, 2018
Published ReferencesYoung, Tara, "SAM Collects: ContemporaryArtProject" 2002, Seattle Art Museum, 2002, pg. 47

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