I created this piece because I wanted to express the art performance of Japan's most iconic instrument, the taiko. I based the monkeys on the 400-year-old Kokura Gion Taiko, which is designated as an intangible cultural asset of Japan, and the style of the festival performances.
Princess of Demons / Yuko Ueda
Japanese Macaque / Ken Matono
Bornean Orangutan / Eiji Shishido
Photographer / TOMOKO
Special thanks to KNB Effects Inc.