Many mahalos @islander.surf for showcasing my work at the Nagoya Hawaii Festival this past weekend! It looked awesome and I wish I could have been there too! 🌺 So stoked to be back in Japan this July with @mmj_hawaii_official ! .
And thanks so much for these pics @talow_106 🤙🏼
The 7 |BUTTER| sticks represent the pillars of my heritage which surround my own identity.
The center of the installation blends my mother’s lineage into my father’s while my body-parts are scratching through the layers of fat in the background. It is an ever-failing attempt to liberate myself from the heaviness of genealogy and their conditioning.
Art is a language to express your feelings, thoughts, and emotions.
9 days left to eid al fitri, islamic art is around the corner. Colorful, beautiful, peaceful. Don’t ruin it with art of malignancy.