Tomohide Ikeya: Life Vs. Death With the Gasp of One Breath

Let’s dive right into Tomohide Ikeya‘s edgy and, at times, deeply disquieting marine microcosm, shall we? The tempestuous excursion we’re about to embark upon is one that will surely quicken the pulse, prompting you to cease all multi-tasking so that these arresting images receive your undivided attention. Soak it all up. The deep plunge. A gasp for air. The dizzying disorientation. Oceanic suffocation? A tentative solace. Perhaps a miraculous resurrection? The stirring intimacy of two expired lovers, eternally entwined. A hopeful beacon of light streaming from above. A return to womb-like serenity? A terrifying descent into the depths of oblivion. A watery grave, devoid of any sort of eleventh-hour light or mystifyingly magical resurrection. Do human beings ever really have control over Mother Nature or is she the one who truly wields the sword of … Continue reading Tomohide Ikeya: Life Vs. Death With the Gasp of One Breath