MONSTER SIGHTINGS

Signature art with multiple monsters.

Available on MakersPlace and Foundation.

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8(ATE)-BIT

8(Ate)-Bit is a Monster Sighting dedicated to classic video gaming and fast food.

Each KawaiiKowai work of art explores dichotomous themes of East/West and Love/Fear with Cute/Scary monsters.

Includes animated vector art, a procedurally generated phyllotactic background pattern, and music.

Specifications: 2160x2160 16s loopable video

Tools: Adobe Illustrator, After Effects, p5.js, GarageBand

Transaction History:

  • 2021-10-14: Sold for 3.30 ETH to  ApedN2NFTs

 

SCIENCE!

Science! is a heavily reimagined animated 2021 version of a piece originally created in 2017.

Each KawaiiKowai work of art explores dichotomous themes of East/West and Love/Fear with Cute/Scary monsters.

Includes animated vector art, a procedurally generated phyllotactic background pattern, and music.

Specifications: 2160x2160 16s loopable video

Tools: Adobe Illustrator, After Effects, p5.js, GarageBand

Transaction History:

  • 2021-09-20: Sold for 1.5 ETH to xodivv

 

MONOGRAMA 28 (TAI)

"泰" for "TAI (Chinese character for Peaceful)"

TAI represents my vision of a peaceful world where our love for each other has overcome our fear of each other.

TAI explores dichotomous themes of East/West and Love/Fear with Cute/Scary monsters.

TAI honors my Chinese heritage, and specifically is dedicated to my mom, dad, and grandparents.

My Beliefs: Love - Peace - Compassion - Balance - Social Impact - Progress - Science - Art - Knowledge - Truth

Specifications: 2160x2160 16s loopable video

Tools: Adobe Illustrator, After Effects, p5.js, GarageBand

Art: SionTheArtist / KawaiiKowai

Concept: ©MONOGRAMA

Transaction History:

  • 2021-08-21: Sold for 2.00 ETH to herve

  • 2021-10-01: Sold for 5.00 ETH to 0xYareYare

 

DES(S)ERT

Des(s)ert is a heavily reimagined animated 2021 version of a piece originally created in 2017. Each KawaiiKowai piece is inherently dichotomous, and explores themes of East vs. West, Love vs. Fear, and cute & surreal monsters vs. scary & realistic human environments. Includes animated vector art, a procedurally generated phyllotactic background pattern, and music.

  • 2160x2160 16s loopable video

  • Music: Produced with GarageBand Live Loops

  • Visual tools used: Adobe Illustrator, After Effects, p5.js

Transaction History:

  • 2021-08-15: Sold for 3.00 ETH to lazerviking

 

THESE ARE THE VOYAGES

These Are The Voyages is a darkly reimagined animated 2021 version of a piece originally created in 2013. Each KawaiiKowai piece is inherently dichotomous, and explores themes of East vs. West, Love vs. Fear, and cute & surreal monsters vs. scary & realistic human environments. Includes animated vector art, a procedurally generated phyllotactic background pattern, and music.
- 2000x2000 20s loopable video
- Music: Produced with GarageBand Live Loops
- Veil Nebula image credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA, Z. Levay
- Visual tools used: Adobe Illustrator, After Effects, p5.js

Transaction History:

  • 2021-07-18: Sold for 0.34 ETH to VincentVanDough

 

MAKE LAVA NOT WAR

Make Lava Not War is a darkly reimagined animated 2021 version of a piece originally created in 2013. Each KawaiiKowai piece is inherently dichotomous, and explores themes of East vs. West, Love vs. Fear, and cute & surreal monsters vs. scary & realistic human environments. Includes animated vector art, a procedurally generated phyllotactic background pattern, and music. (2000x2000 16s loopable video)

Transaction History:

  • 2021-07-06: Sold for 0.35 ETH to krybharat

 

ALL HAIL BOBASAURUS

Genesis NFT drop for Sion Lee and his brand, KawaiiKowai ("Cute" + "Scary"). All Hail Bobasaurus is a darkly reimagined animated 2021 version of a piece originally created in 2013. Each KawaiiKowai piece is inherently dichotomous, and explores themes of East vs. West, Love vs. Fear, and cute & surreal monsters vs. scary & realistic human environments. Includes animated vector art, a procedurally generated phyllotactic background pattern, and music.

(2000x2000 24s loopable video)

Transaction History:

  • 2021-06-26: Sold for 0.25 ETH to bitcoinski