Mariia Ermilova - Artist in Tokyo

Mariia Ermilova

I'm an artist in Tokyo, Japan

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About me

I'm an environmental artist and educator, urban sketcher. Study community design, live in the Japanese local community.

My Creations

  1. ヤモリ君・gecko kun

    22 October 2016

    Watercolor
    Found gecko in my house. Happy!
    He is living in shoji (Japanese windows sliding doors) and protecting house from insects. Friend told me that in Japan to see a gecko in the house is good luck.
    家を守る「家守」と言われたので、我が家では大事に飼っています。

  2. Red Bricks Buildings

    26 October 2016

    Went to see the University of Tokyo a while ago, drew a sketch
    I like the buildings, made of red bricks! Some of them remain in Yokohama too
    There are some of them in my hometown of Nizhniy Novgorod, and I was always attracted to see these buildings. →https://www.flickr.com/photos/118794418@N03/12798545264/in/album-72157644895182966/... continue reading (0, 1 image)

  3. Room in a community center

    31 October 2016
    Room in a community center

    This day was a strong rain and I had to stay inside the house I live.  It is  not a usual house, It is a neighbourhood association building (自治会館).  To describe life t...

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  4. Room sketch

    8 November 2016

    To keep myself in tune of observing reality, I sketch
    This is my room view on 22 of October, when World Wide Sketch Crawl was held
    So I drew TV show during the lunch.
    It was about Ig Nobel Prize. One Japanese researcher from Kyoto checked the difference in viewing... continue reading (0, 1 image)

  5. Plum blossom

    3 February
    Plum blossom

    Plum started blossoming close to the place I live.  I feel refreshed.となりのマンション前の梅は咲いています。昨日、緑色鳥がいました。メジロという鳥でした。見て嬉しい。そろそろ暖かくなります。

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  6. MATSUDO PAPER

    4 February
    MATSUDO PAPER

    Result of collaboration between Matsudo city office and local creators - MATSUDO PAPER. Full of pictures, inviting to see our city. Happy to make illustrations, in par...

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  7. Bio Art Workshop - Edible Plants

    In the framework of the EDIBLE WAY community design project made by Chiba University Kinoshita Lab in Matsudo city, we held an art workshop.EDIBLE WAY - the project, a...

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  8. Chinese Temple's oven

    This Chinese Temple oven from Kuching, Malaysia, cathed my eye. I drew it on location by soft brown pencil and watercolor, captivated by the shape and color of the obj...

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  9. Flower pattern

    4 November
    Flower pattern

    The meadow in front of my dormitory. Love these miniature copper butterflies!

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