Koibito White by Yoskay Yamamoto – Standard edition
Yoskay Yamamoto is a rising Japanese artist in the LA art scene. His varied work spanning painting and sculpture blends pop iconic characters from his new Western home with traditional and mythical Japanese elements, balancing his Asian heritage with urban pop art.
koi·bi·to [koi-bee-toh]: a loved one. sweetheart
koi [koi]: a carp
bito [bee-toh]: a person
Central to his work the is combination of apparently innocuous human characters with larger than life mystical forces and symbols. Koibito is based on the original painting.