Eiko Ishioka (石岡 瑛子 Ishioka Eiko?, July 12, 1938, Tokyo – January 21, 2012, Tokyo) was an Oscar-winning costume designer, known for her work in stage, screen, advertising, and print media, and has been called "Japan’s leading art director and graphic designer." Reported on January 21, 2012, Ishioka died of pancreatic cancer in Tokyo, Japan at the age of 74.
Eiko Ishioka is one of the most undeniably talented and most remembered costume designer of our generation. She designed costumes for films such as Mirror Mirror, Bram Stoker's Dracula, The Cell, and Immortals. Ishioka also participated in designing for the opening ceremony for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China. She also had customized garments made for legendary performers such as Grace Jones and Bjork. (See more of her work in the link below).