Portrait of KOMAINU guard dog

These are a pair of Komainu (the mythical) guard dogs (or lion-dog) watching Itsukushima Shrine, as I snapped over a year ago. Every shrines in Japan have the pair of watch dogs, each of which is having different outlook.  Generally they sit at the main gate of the shrine but this pair in Itsukushima sitsContinue reading “Portrait of KOMAINU guard dog”

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More from Sculpture by the Sea 2017

A couple of more snapshots from open exhibition at coastal walk.  If you are interested in the other snapshot I had posted earlier, please click here. I was trying to capture them by my own perspectives.  Portrait of those sculptures / artworks have been covered on their official website so I wanted to make themContinue reading “More from Sculpture by the Sea 2017”

Out of Sculpture by the Sea 2017 – シドニーのボンダイビーチ沿いで開かれる彫刻展から

This photo was taken when I strolled into Sculpture by the Sea held at its coastal walk between the two famous beaches; Bondi and Tamarama.  Every year a number of modern artworks / sculptures were exhibited along with the walk path. The title is ‘Indivisible’ by Matthew Harding. This photo has been posted to ‘MonochromeContinue reading “Out of Sculpture by the Sea 2017 – シドニーのボンダイビーチ沿いで開かれる彫刻展から”