Japanese avant-garde artist Kenji Siratori who is currently bombarding the internet with wave upon wave of highly experimental, uncompromising, progressive, intense. His is a style that not only... More > breaks with tradition, it severs all cords, and can only really be compared to the kind of experimental techniques employed by the Surrealists, Francis Bacon and Robert Rauschenberg. His first novel Blood Electric (Creation Books) was acclaimed by David Bowie and Dennis Cooper. And he collaborated with David Toop and Andrew Liles as sound artist. His first art book Witzelsucht is embracing the image mayhem of the digital age, his relentless painting is nonsensical and extreme, avant-garde and confused, with precedence given to twisted imagery, pace and experimentation. With unparalleled stylistic terrorism, he unleashes his art attack. An unprovoked assault on the senses. Enter his dark dream-world, both whimsical and baleful.< Less
Hypermodern graphic novel by Japanese avant-garde artist Kenji Siratori who aclaimed by Dennis Cooper and David Bowie. Embracing the image mayhem of the digital age, his relentless prose is... More > nonsensical and extreme, avant-garde and confused, with precedence given to twisted imagery, pace and experimentation over linear narrative and character development.< Less
Hypermodern bizarro fiction by Japanese avant-garde writer Kenji Siratori.
In Mad in Japan there is a definite sense that Siratori is attempting to cut and re-arrange the very repeated glut of... More > information that forms the basis of our induction and ongoing social conditioning and programming. (writer: A.D. Hitchin)< Less