by: Imiri Sakabashira
Working Kappa by Imiri Sakabashira, 2019 revised edition, expanded and with 8 pages in color / ISBN 9784883794614 / In Japanese. The imagery is surreal, with the artist's signature strange landscapes and creatures (it is blessedly less intense than Red Tights Man).
Born in 1964, Imiri Sakabashira is part of the Japanese underground generation centering around publications like Garo and AX. His work has been exhibited in the Trancepop Gallery in Kyoto and the Billiken Gallery in Tokyo.