In the heart of São Paulo's vibrant crypto art scene emerges Yomu Yakadashi, a pseudonym that has become synonymous with a new era of NFT artistry deeply rooted in the rich soil of Japanese tradition, his unique artistic voice has reverberated across continents, marking him as a digital shogun whose brushstrokes paint a world where past and future coalesce.
Who is Yomu Yakadashi?
Matheus, known by his nom de plume Yomu Yakadashi, is not only an artist but also a scholar of the human psyche, with a degree in Psychology and a specialization in art therapy, his works are an homage to the Japanese culture that mesmerized him in childhood through the enthralling worlds of anime and manga.
His dedication to mastering the subtleties of this culture is evident in every NFT he creates, making him a true connoisseur of the Japanese artistic legacy.
Yomu's Artistic Style
Yomu's style is a testament to his admiration for Japanese art, from the Ukiyo-e period's woodcuts to the contemporary masterpieces of manga and anime, his work is characterized by a blend of traditional 2D art and the innovative use of artificial intelligence, resulting in a distinct fusion that captures the spirit of both epochs.
The year 2023 was incredible ❤️— Yomu Yakadashi (@yomuyakadashi) December 31, 2023
We faced the bear and crushed it, I can say:
- 767 editions sold;
- 45 1/1’s sold;
- 7 collabs sold;
- 206 artworks purchased;
Thank you for all the GM's, interactions and support, our community only exists because of this mutual support 🙏🏻… pic.twitter.com/lu4yQfxY3O
Each piece is a narrative, a slice of a story told with vibrant colors and a digital sheen that invites the viewer to step into worlds both familiar and fantastically new.
Global Acclaim and Exhibitions
The year 2023 marked a milestone for Yomu, as his work saw exhibitions across the globe from Belgium to China, and France to beyond, showcasing the universal language of his art.
His NFT creations, steeped in the ethos of Japanese expressionism and psychedelic depth, have not only earned him a spot on prestigious crypto art platforms but also the admiration and recognition of crypto art enthusiasts and collectors worldwide.
The 'RXZ- II' ArtDrop
Yomu's ArtDrop, 'RXZ- II', is a narrative-rich piece that tells the tale of RXZ-II, a cyborg bodyguard turned compassionate protector in the neon-soaked streets of future Shibuya.
The art itself is a visual feast, a portrayal of RXZ-II's internal struggle and her external journey towards finding her humanity amidst the chaos of the cybernetic jungle, this piece, like many of Yomu's works, transcends the mere aesthetic, delving into themes of identity, morality, and the essence of being.
Yomu Yakadashi continues to redefine the boundaries between the ancient and the avant-garde, proving that art is not just seen but felt across time and space. His 'RXZ- II' ArtDrop is yet another step in his ongoing journey, a journey that promises to keep illuminating the art world with the light of innovation and tradition, crafted through the lens of his unique artistic vision.