Miho Morinoue is a native of Hawaii. She has a classical trained background in dance with the Boston Ballet, Marin Ballet Academy in California and New York City. She has had an 10-year career with Complexions Contemporary Ballet Co. in NYC and has traveled all over Europe. On separate commissions she has collaborated extensively with choreographer Dwight Rhoden as a rehearsal director and costume designer for dance companies throughout the mainland. Her designs are represented in companies such as Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Ballet Arizona, Ballet Met, North Carolina Dance Theater, Pittsburgh Ballet, and many others. She has shown her paintings in Hawaii, New York City and Seattle. Since her return to Hawaii, Morinoue has focused on the visual arts and teaches art for the Holualoa Foundation for Arts and Culture. Her work is part of the collections of the Library of Congress, DC and the Whitney Museum of American Art, NY.