Artbook Review – Mirage: The Art of Akima

Urban decay and melancholia at its finest is a great phrase to describe the beauty of Akima‚Äôs artworks. In Mirage: The Art of Akima, this Japanese illustrator captures occasionally dark urban landscapes and pairs them with doe-eyed schoolgirls doing mundane errands like walking to school, blowdrying their hair, petting a cat, or exploring an abandoned hangar. Okay, maybe that last […]