Aya Takano: Manga and Sci-Fi in Contemporary Art

One of my favorite living artists is Aya Takano, who lives and works in Japan, and takes her deep knowledge of sci-fi and manga to inspire her art. The result are celestial and heavenly paintings which transport the viewer to another realm.

List of Images shown:

1- Aya Takano, Toward Eternity & A Night Walk (2 works) , 2000.

2- Aya Takano, Noshi & Meg On Earth, Year 2036, 2005.

3- Takashi Murakami, Flower Smile, 2011. 

4- Takashi Murakami, Murakami-kun Quel Surprise et Quel Dommage, 2009. 

5- Aya Takano, THE FISH IN BEIJING REALLY DELICIOUS GLUB GLUB, 2008. 

6- Aya Takano, Noshi and Megu Fly in the Sky, 2002.

7- Aya Takano, Untitled, 2004.

8- Aya Takano, Earth, 2006

9- Aya Takano, Let’s go into the World, 2008.

*Disclaimer- I do not own any of the images shown*

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