Motoko Ishii


Flat Pigeon

Graphis New Talent Annual 2014 Merit Award.

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The assignment was to create a book which the viewer would be intrigued enough to look at every page.
My solution was a combination of grotesqueness, voyeurism, and raw expression of emotions.
The first inspiration was my sympathy towards run-over pigeons that I happened to see a lot in New York.
Note: No animal was harmed for this project.