Nobuko Umezaki

I really dig this Holy Blessing painting by Nobuko Umezaki. For one thing, I love the texture, but I also like that I kind of do a double-take. One look is that it’s just an abstract smeared paint, but at second glance it kind of looks like people…or angels, as the title sort of suggests.

Nobuko says,

“My idea is to give all material a life. (including a human being)
Creative human being relationship.”

She lives and works in Tokyo, Japan. If you dig this as much as I do, here is my