Born in Tokyo, Japan in 1938, Eiko Ishioka was an Oscar winning costume designer known for her work in major films such as The Cell, The Fall, Immortals, and Bram Stoker's Dracula. She attended the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music. In 1985 she received an award at the Cannes Film Festival for her artistic contributions in Paul Schrader's Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters. Ishioka then went on to win a Grammy Award in 1987 for the Miles Davis' album artwork and two Tony Award nominations for her costume design in the Broadway play M. Butterfly. In 2002, she art directed Björk's music video "Cocoon" before passing away in 2012.
Eiko Ishioka is featured in Edition: Festivus