Artwork by Miwa Komatsu
Shinto and Komainu
Miwa Komatsu was born in 1984 and grew up in the mountainous regions of Nagano, Japan. It is her unique experience with nature that has helped both to inform her particular artistic perspective and to create a style that is dynamic, spiritual, and ritualistic. Her works appear in such collections as the British Museum (London), the World Trade Center (New York), and Izumo Taisha (Shimane, Japan).
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