My office space is pretty uninspiring. Along with some major organizing, my desk needs this little companion to bring in the new year with me.
Koibito by Yoskay Yamamoto; Vinyl, 7 inches tall, edition of 500
koi•bi•to [koi-bee-toh]: a loved one. sweetheart
koi [koi]: a carp
bito [bee-toh]: a person"Once upon a time I had a goldfish named Tuna. But he passed away because of my laziness and mistreatment....So I painted him for his memory.......But at same time Koibito symbolizes the sense of alienation that I felt growing up in Cali...It''s kind of like the phrase " fish out of water"...."
Available through Munky King