NUE by Noriaki Tanimura
Japanese ink on fabric
23.5 × 79inch
I created the “MONSTER” which is a cross-breed of a “dinosaur” that no one has ever seen but is considered to have existed and a “Yokai (specter)” that no one has ever seen but may also have existed. I gave it the name of “NUE” which is a Japanese legendary folk specter/creature.
One part signifies the darkness of the mind that swallows everything, and the other part signifies the brightness of the mind that releases everything.