‘Naishin (内心)’ by Hope Doe
Artist: Hope Doe
Title: ‘Naishin (内心)’
Medium: Sumi ink, liquid acrylics, and silver leaf on arches hot press paper
Dimensions: 10.7″ x 10.7″
Year of Creation: 2020
About the Artist:
Hope is an American artist currently residing in Mie, Japan. With her interests in Japanese traditional arts and growing up in a western culture, she creates a unique blend of the two influences. Her work has a strong sense of narrative, which contains a tinge of mystery and the unknown. Her artwork is often molds humanity with the natural world giving the sense that humanity is one in the same, and shouldn’t be a separate entity.
Her work contains a variety of mixed media, including sumi, graphite, oils, and watercolours.