Shintaro Ohata's Painted Works Boast Sculptural Motifs

By: Jana Pijak - Oct 2, 2014
References: yukari-art.jp & thisiscolossal
These Shintaro Ohata paintings boast a multidimensional and sculptural design. The masterpieces are eye-catching in their visual aesthetic and aim to alter the perception of their viewers. When examined at a close range, these art pieces resemble regular paintings with a 2D quality but reveal an unexpected surprise when they are looked at from different angles.

Japanese artist Shintaro Ohata stuns her fans with a range of immersive canvases that boast a series of fantastical and urban scenes. Her 3D paintings often depict cartoon-like images of children as they explore urban playgrounds, bridges or busy streets. These whimsical works are displayed in a palette of bright hues and are dynamic to look at and experience first-hand.