DENIZENS OF THE NET
By combining classical ukiyo-e aesthetic and narrative, I wanted to create an anachronistic background to highlight a modern technological concern.
'Digital Love' explores traditional shunga and displays of affection.
'Scareware' addresses malware and digital viruses in the form of yokai, and I based the composition from a Yoshitoshi piece. (There is also a reference to Aphex Twin)
'Troubleshooting' references 'Shoki the demon queller,' a traditional character famous across ancient Asia.