Marico Aoki

Ok. All are the original. Why do we follow them?, 2023

Marico Aoki was born in Saitama Prefecture, Japan in 1985 and currently based in Tokyo, Japan. Aoki obtained an MFA from Tokyo Zokei University. Focusing on the relationship between nature and humans, as well as the ideas, beliefs, and rituals of various ethnic groups, Aoki creates diverse worlds in which others live through video, drawing, photography, and installation. Aoki explores how multiple adjacent and different worlds can be visualized simultaneously.