tokyo: make up - ayami nishimura by rankin

currently on at diesel art gallery is an exhibition that displays the first collaborative artwork between leading london-based make-up artist ayami nishimura and brit photographer rankin. on display are over 20 prints, all selected from the collab photography book ayami nishimura by rankin, as well as a video piece to accompany the publication. the concept of this collab is 'cyber'. ayami has developed many different ideas based on this theme, including a fusion of techno, virtual reality, digital, pop art, vivid colours, neon and hyper nature. she uses a range of materials, colours and textures to create her ideas. obviousy, the models in various shades of bright make up were then photographed by rankin himself [on through nov 9]. location: cocoti building, 1-23-16-b1 shibuya [shibuya].

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