"I’ve always enjoyed drawing, which I consider the most basic way of expressing myself visually," said Oiwa in a press release regarding the large-scale work. "A pencil and a blank sheet— there is no simpler medium than that."
I think it's ironic that the piece is called Paradise but is presented in black and white...
Paradise is on view as part of Oscar Oiwa in Paradise – Drawing the Ephemeral at Japan House in São Paulo through June 3rd, 2018. The video below really gives you the true sense of the piece--be sure to watch!