mera takeru


This collection of 444 GIF art pieces, comprising seven different skulls and 66 different background combinations, is the culmination of four years of work by Japanese crypto-artist Mera Takeru.


NFT / digital art


The skull is composed of a number of scans of actual grains of rice. The idea is that rice is a symbol of Japanese history and culture, and as it has long been used as an alternative to currency, it is also the most appropriate motif to use in the world of blockchain art.

mera takeru

Born 18 January 1990. As the first crypto-artist in Japan, he has participated in various exhibitions both nationally and internationally. He pursues a new way of art that crosses blockchain technology and ideology with visual and aural digital expression.


LIBRE 2023 -Kyoto-