What makes a hero, is it the journey? the crisis? the victory of over coming said crisis?
This beautiful piece is part of the collection of artwork from Mariko displayed earlier this year at onwards. it reflects a longing to be her own hero as well as showcasing how she has become the one to control her own narrative.
This heroines journey of transformation is one relatable to each of us as she recounts her transition from childhood to womanhood. Using a bright, bold and playful illustrative style Konno reshapes iconic female characters. These iconic women emulate characters from Joseph Campbells "The Hero's Journey".
This collection of work emphasises on our journey to adulthood we can be a multitude of many things and not just one thing.
This artwork is a large piece and ready to bring colour to any room.
acrylic on plywood, framed matte black.
1240 x 935