About this limited edition art print
“Shinto’s Kitsune,” a remarkable digital painting that embodies the essence of Japanese folklore and urban graffiti. Created by the renowned Melbourne artist Ari Imai, this artwork is a masterpiece that forms part of the exclusive Masks capsule collection.
At the heart of the composition stands the enigmatic Kitsune mask, a symbol deeply rooted in Japanese mythology. With piercing eyes and intricate details, the mask exudes an aura of mystery and wisdom. It beckons viewers to explore the realms of ancient tales and the untamed spirit within.
Only 200 to be printed in total. Limit to 1 item per order per customer.
About this Capsule Collection
Masks: Unveiling the Veiled
Delve into the mesmerizing world of ‘Masks,’ a captivating capsule collection that transcends boundaries, exploring the profound concept of Honne and Tatemae through the enigmatic nature of masks. Each artwork within this collection unveils the interplay between hidden identities and societal expectations.
Drawing inspiration from the Japanese cultural concept of Honne (true feelings) and Tatemae (public facade), this collection weaves a visual tapestry where ancient rituals, folklore, and contemporary expressions intertwine. The masks serve as powerful symbols, representing the delicate dance between authenticity and the societal masks we wear.
Indulge in an immersive exploration of identity as these captivating artworks delve into the depths of masks as shields or disguises. They challenge perceptions, inviting viewers to reflect on the complexities of human existence, the duality of self, and the intricate balance between what is revealed and what remains concealed.
As you navigate this captivating collection, discover the hidden narratives behind each mask. Explore the dichotomy of Honne and Tatemae, where inner desires and societal expectations converge. Unveil the stories, emotions, and aspirations waiting to be expressed and understood.
‘Masks’ celebrates the multifaceted nature of human identity, prompting contemplation of the masks we wear in our everyday lives. Allow this collection to transport you into a world where masks become portals, revealing the intricate layers of our true selves and the delicate balance between authenticity and societal conformity.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Ari Imai, based in Melbourne, Australia, is an emerging artist renowned for their vibrant and diverse creations. With a unique perspective on identity and societal dynamics, Ari’s art ignites emotions and sparks meaningful conversations.
As an up-and-coming artist, Ari is making a mark, garnering attention for her fresh and innovative approach and dialogue-generating art.