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Thu, 2017-Jul-13 01:20 UTC
Length - 2:10
Welcome to popular Wiki of the Day where we read the summary of a popular Wikipedia page every day.
With 308,618 views on Wednesday, 12 July 2017 our article of the day is Eiko Ishioka.
Eiko Ishioka (石岡 瑛子, Ishioka Eiko, July 12, 1938 – January 21, 2012) was a Japanese art director, costume designer, and graphic designer known for her work in stage, screen, advertising, and print media.
Noted for her advertising campaigns for the Japanese boutique chain Parco, her collaboration with sportswear company Descente in designing uniforms and outerwear for members of the Swiss, Canadian, Japanese, and Spanish teams at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City and was the director of costume design for the opening ceremony of the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. She won the Academy Award for Best Costume Design for her work in Francis Ford Coppola's 1992 film Bram Stoker’s Dracula and was posthumously nominated for an Academy Award in the same category for her work in Tarsem Singh’s 2012 film Mirror Mirror.
This recording reflects the Wikipedia text as of 01:20 UTC on Thursday, 13 July 2017.
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