Mariko Mori, Birth of a Star, 1995

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A woman with short spiky purple hair and tiny pupils wearing a futuristic, plastic outfit and headphones, poses with a microphone in the middle of a white room surrounded by floating colored balls.
Mariko Mori, Japanese, b. 1967
Birth of a Star, 1995
3-D Duratrans, acrylic, and light box and audio CD
70 3/16 × 45 1/4 × 4 1/4 in. (178.3 × 114.9 × 10.8 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of The Peter Norton Family Foundation, 1996.6.a-c
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago