Tuesday, January 08, 2013

Takato Yamamoto - Selections

Takato Yamamoto (1960-) is one of the foremost practitioners of the neo ukio-e. His line work is exceptional and incredibly distinctive and his obsession with creeping organic forms, kinbaku-bi, lesbianism, homosexuality, blood and death are consistently represented in the selections below which are culled from various stylistic periods in Yamamoto's career.