The Goth Kind: Maki Kahori

That confident strokes of black and white that perfectly capture and enhance the feminine beauty is the signature work of Maki Kahori.

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Hailing from Tokyo, Kahori Maki’s illustrations are exquisitely detailed and beautiful – in a dark, goth kind of way.

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Her flower inspired pieces almost seem to jump out as she magnificently balances the contrast between black and white.

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Born in 1969, Kahori graduated from Japan University Art Department in 1992.

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Since moving to New York in 1994, Maki continues to work as a freelance illustrator and has worked for Chanel, Vogue, Elle, Nylon, and many more.

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Kahori has worked as an active freelance artist, producing a wide variety of illustrations, installations and paintings.

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http://www.k-maki.com/

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