Picturing Haruki Murakami’s Women June 27, 2014 – Posted in: Art, Books and Art, Content, Illustration

Johnny Acurso Murakami

Portland-based artist Johnny Acurso celebrates some of Haruki Murakami’s most memorable female characters in his triptych painting ‘Murakami’s Women’.


Johnny Acurso Murakami Women

“Granddaughter” from Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World

Johnny Acurso Murakami Women 2

“Sumire” in Sputnik Sweetheart

Johnny Acurso Murakami Women 1

“May” from The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle 


The originals were painted in oil on illustration board. 

Prints are available here

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