Russian Designer JaRa Infuses Her Images With Rich Emotion

By: Bianca Bartz - Apr 28, 2009
References: jarovich.livejournal &
Russian artist Yaroslava Krutakova, AKA JaRa, created these peculiar, yet captivated images of scenic shots overlain with dramatic, emotional characters.

The characters portrayed include one that looks like a tiny white fetus, or perhaps a young Casper the Ghost, sobbing while sitting on a Metro sign as well as crying manga characters in kimonos. Another shows the white outline of a gigantic crying Japanese woman with a woven backpack attempting to pick people up from a bridge using her ghostly chopsticks. Then things turn a little naughtier...