Michiko is a professor at the Art Institute of Chicago (so much for the old "those who can't' do teach" b.s.). This work is a painting from Cosmic Theater.
Michiko was born in Kobe, Japan and was received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute in 2014.
These pieces show grand interiors but they also show something grander, there is a window (in this painting literally) into the cosmic in this work. They are beautiful, intricate and full of life, even without human figures. Perhaps the human figures are left