KABUKI COSTUME Kabuki costume Japanese, Meiji era, late 19th or early 20th centuries DIMENSIONS: Center back: 182.9 cm (72 in.) MEDIUM OR TECHNIQUE: Wool plain weave embroidered with metallic thread and appliqued with wool and cotton plain weave, plastic

KABUKI COSTUME Japanese, Meiji era, late /early Wool plain weave embroidered with metallic thread, appliqued: wool and cotton.

The Global Africa Project at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York features work by Serge Mouangue, who creates kimonos from traditional African cotton textiles.

WAfrica-Ankara Japanese kimonos by Cameroonian designer Serge Mouangue The name WAfrica is a combination of the word for Japanese spirit, “wa,” and Africa. “In I experimented with Japanese.

Tsujigahana kimono • Itchiku Kubota. From the exhibition "Kimono as Art: The Landscapes of Itchiku Kubota."

Kimono Exhibit Opens In Canton - Akron-Canton News Story - WEWS Cleveland: "An exhibit of kimonos considered to be artistic masterworks open.

African kimono by Serge Mouangue

WAFRICA by Serge Mouangue (another salute to “cultural blending”) Cameroonian-born, Tokyo-based designer Serge Mouangue is the beautiful mind behind these lovely kimonos. Blessed to have his designs.