It Has Recently Come to My Attention…

That Japanese artist, otherwise known as Mr. Kiji, is quite frankly awesome. I recently discovered my admiration for Mr. Kiji, who is known for working in commercial illustration, and mixes different reference points of popular culture with the fantastical. In the case of his more recent work he does just that, also bringing in Japanese folklore elements.

“Flotsam”, Acrylic, Latex and Enamel on Wood Panel, 60″ x 60″

"Jetsam", Acrylic, Latex and Enamel on Wood Panel, 60" x 60"

"Conspicuous Gyre (East)", Acrylic, Latex and Enamel on Wood Panel, 40" x 30"

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About The Scale of Kings
Jacob King began TSoK in 2010, after working with Huniford Design Studio in New York. King has collaborated with publications such as Esquire and Essential Homme. He now lives in Thailand as an ESL instructor.

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