Yōkai (妖怪) are a class of supernatural monsters, spirits and demons in japanese folklore. Stories about these monsters are very popular in Japan and we decided to hold a festival dedicated to this aspect of Japanese culture. The concept and Identity of festival became my graduation project in HSE ART AND DESIGN SCHOOL / Moscow / 2019 YOKAI (妖怪) – all kinds of spirits, demons and strange creatures of Japanese folklore. Youkai stories are well known to every Japanese from childhood through fairy tales and scary stories. The concept of the YOKAI festival dedicated to this phenomenon of Japanese culture became my graduation work at the HSE Design School (Moscow, 2019).
Identity of Japanese folklore festival YOKAI Published by Maan