Geometry, colour and small (essential) moments. A mutual passion for graphic design and art compiled into one.
An isolated island, slowly opening up to the outside world. A culture so inherently different, yet at times strangely familiar to social nuances I experience on a day-to-day basis, living in Denmark. Yet in spite of the perfectly pruned gardens and well established serenity, there was a notion of an upcoming conflict in the air. With a population at risk of reducing itself by a third in the next 20 years, it was quite evident that the Japanese sense of being, was slightly shifting to better embrace globalisation. Moreover, the staggering contrasts visible on every corner are inevitably what makes it so memorable. Picture perfect strangers elaborates on collected memories and reflections from my time visiting the eccentric country over sakura.
2016 was all about characters and architecture. Defining a visual style was a pivotal moment which allowed for an artistic leap from realism to minimalism.