Day 11-03-18 - Bird of Fire
A tribute to manga master Tezuka Osamu (手塚治虫 Nov 3rd, 1928 - Feb 9th, 1989) for his 90th birthday, with an illustration of his comic self portrait and character Gaou (我王) from his manga Bird of Fire (Hi no Tori 火の鳥-鳳凰編) framed in a Taichi composition.
Day 11-02-18 - Coda
Here's an illustrated tribute to musician Sakamoto Ryuichi (坂本龍一 Jan 17th, 1952 - ), inspired by documentary film Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda (2018).
The composition consists of him listening to the rain with his head in a blue bucket, forming a trinity with a photo from his youth and another a back view from his current self.
Day 11-01-18 - Jin Yong
Here's an illustrated tribute to Jin Yong (金庸 Mar 10th, 1924 - Oct 30th, 2018), to honor the master wuxia novelist.
His novels has had a great impact on me philosophically, still influencing me today.