02 Japanese Culture

Ainu Pattern アイヌ文様

The Ainu pattern is characterized by its elaborate and geometric design with a natural motif. The people of Ainu, who used to live by collecting seafood and mountain products, worshiped everything in nature as “Kamui”, God. They have incorporated natural motifs into the patterns not realistically but in an abstract way because of the awe of nature.


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