♥ tildemo here. Things I draw can be found on my art blog.
♥ tildemo here.
Things I draw can be found on my art blog.
Antonio Gonzales Paucar (b. 1973, Huancayo, Peru, based Berlin) - Zapatos Que Rompen El Silencio (Shoes That Break The Silence) , 2009 Installations: 1,000+ Dead Flies, Nylon String, Pair of Shoes
Yue Minjun, Noah’s Ark, 2005
Zhang Huan, Foam, 1998
The Gashadokuro are such a cool folklore concept.
My favorite thing is this idea that they somehow are able to silently stalk people despite being almost 100-foot tall skeletons, because no one looks up.
Gashadokuro aka the starving skeletons are the reanimated and combined bones of the victims of starvation. Up to a hundred feet tall, they are heralded by the sound of bells ringing in the ears of their victims. They reach down from above to capture people and bit their heads off. The Gashadokuro haunt the darkness after midnight.
Japanese folklore has a ton of giant skeletons but the Gashadokuro is the coolest + creepiest