Consultancy and Curatorial

Yoshiko is available for consultancy projects. Her expertise has been sought for fabric research & development, historical and cultural accuracy, and curatorial advisement.

Cultural and Educational Tour Leadership

Clients have included:

  • Fashion Designer Christina Kim for dosa inc;
  • Aranya Naturals, a TATA welfare project for natural dyeing;
  • Costume Designer Colleen Atwood for “Memoirs of a Geisha” (Academy Award for Best Costume Design);
  • Curator Maribeth Graybill for University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA), Ann Arbor;
  • Owner Eleanor Coppola for FFC Presents;
  • San Francisco Film Arts Foundation (now the San Francisco Film Society);
  • Seibu Department Store, Miyake Design Studio, and Vepar for Asha by MDS;
  • Dyer Tsuyoshi Kuno of Kuno Dyeworks for Cirque du Soleil and Tiffany & Co. 
  • Owner Elizabeth Wilson and Designer Fifi White for  Asiatica

Curatorial engagements have included:

Please email yoshiko [at] yoshikowada [dot] com to present any proposals.