Visual Art

My artwork focuses on the dark and macabre. I see monsters as metaphors for humanity’s inner demons, and explore what it means to externalize all of the trauma and pain that we weaponize – instead of caustic remarks and passive-aggressiveness, what if they were open wounds and fangs? 

For my most up-to-date work,  check out most of my 2D and 3D artwork on my artist instagram: @rickkitagawa, or my NFT artwork on twitter at @darkwheelNFT

To purchase resin and soft vinyl toys, original paintings, prints, shirts, hats, or enamel pins, visit my shop: The Evil Pin Club.

A humanoid demon with tentacles for a mouth, sigils carved into its head, and one eye sewn shut.

 You can find for my first generative NFT project, Witchez, over in their Coven.

You can find my second generative NFT project, the Dark Wheel Demonz, over in their Cult.

Both the Witchez and Demonz are part of a larger collaborative storytelling gaming experience I’m building, called The Cult + The Coven

If you are looking to start collecting digital collectables on the Tezos blockchain, here’s a guide I wrote.

If you’re a fellow artist interested in making digital collectables on the Tezos blockchain, here’s a guide written just for you

For my work on the Ethereum blockchain, you can find my work on Foundation.

If you’re interested in my feminist SUCCUBUS project that send 66.6% of the proceeds to organizations that are trying to end domestic and sexual violence, you can find the collection here.

PS – If you’re looking for domestic violence resources, here’s a global guide to check out, and don’t forget to be safe..maybe use an incognito browser if your browsing history might be watched.

(Right click, and open in private/incognito window)

Or if you’re in the the US, here’s a direct link to the National Domestic Violence hotline

If you’re into generative art and more stylistic experiments, you can view my work on fx(hash).

Collection at right from “Lady Skeleton.

I also occasionally collaborate with Eve Skylar, a visual development artist and worldbuilder. Together we usually deviate from both our usual styles and subject matter.

If you’re interested in our collaborative projects, our latest NFT projects fall under Purapatu-Sama on fx(hash)