My workspace in December

My workspace in December

Mariko Ohigashi is a Japanese costume designer for Theatre, Opera, Dance, and Film. She was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. Mariko moved to the United States after spending a year at Nihon University College of Art, majoring in filmmaking. She has a BA from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a MFA in costume design from New York University Tisch School of the Arts.

Mariko loves to travel, and currently, she is the resident costume designer for Williams College Dance Department. Her recent design credits in New York City include Hanjo directed by Leon Ingulsrud (SITI company), The Fortress of Solitude directed by Daniel Aukin (NYU Tisch), and George Bernard Shaw’s Misalliance directed by Janet Zarish (NYU Tisch). Mariko apprenticed at the Santa Fe Opera (2015 season) and worked at the Salzburg Festival in Austria as a costume assistant for the opera, The Exterminating Angel (2016 world premier).

2015年夏 サンタフェオペラ(アメリカ)にてApprenticeshipを経験。
2016年夏 ザルツブルグ音楽祭(オーストリア)にてワールドプレミアされたThe Exterminating Angelの衣装デザインアシスタントとしてヨーロッパで働く。
2017年にニューヨーク大学大学院 ティッシュ・スクール・オブ・ザ・アーツにて衣装デザインのMFAを取得。


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