A picture is worth a thousand words... At least that's exactly how people feel when seeing illustrations by a mysterious Japanese artist Avogado6.

The illustrator and video editor don't share many personal details about his life. "I am an ordinary person who likes chemistry," he writes on his Twitter profile, but the meaningful drawings of the artist are far from ordinary.

Avogado6 manages to create sentimental, vivid images by drawing feelings and emotions that might seem hard to describe with words. And sometimes his sad drawings don't really need an explanation, as they convey the emotions so well, often hiding a harsh social issue behind them.

The artist has more than 650k followers on Twitter and has published two books. And his success is sure to grow bigger with time, as this Japanese art maestro delivers new deep meaning illustrations very often, deciphering problems with society and our inner fears better with each one.

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Tiny Dynamine 1 year ago

Feeling like your batteries have worn out.

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BlueDragons3 1 year ago

Wanting to make everyone happy. I’ve felt that

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Panda L❤️ve 1 year ago

Your lifes shit but online u look like a real winner

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Olga Vol 1 year ago

This just makes me want to cry...

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The Poetic Illustrations Of A Japanese Artist Will Make Us See Our Daily Life With A Different Eye

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LittleGrayMouse 1 year ago

Time is killing us slowly

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LittleGrayMouse 1 year ago

This is what depression is like to me.

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Hope Floats 1 year ago

Life is chipping away at you.. I think many people feel like that...

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WaLe 1 year ago

Awww...I irrationally hope they get to meet again!

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Panda L❤️ve 1 year ago

Oh god me as a boy... Coffee

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Panda L❤️ve 1 year ago

Welcome to the machine

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Shruti Naik 1 year ago

life's greatest pleasure!

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Taryn Wallace 1 year ago

The different interpretations of this are fascinating....

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Tiny Dynamine 1 year ago

Feeling like someone is cutting the strings that hold you up.

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BlueDragons3 1 year ago

Sometime darkness will be your best friend

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Ethan Hunter 1 year ago

This illustration is more poetic than much of the artwork that is out there today.

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Dawn Baik 1 year ago

Amazing - this is one of the few illustrations that exactly sums up how my depression feels to me

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sagefish 1 year ago

a sheltered and restricted child being lured out of their cage and safety by someone taking advantage of their innocence

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LittleGrayMouse 1 year ago

Those trowing the darts are wearing their own masks as well

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Shanel LeRue 1 year ago

We reap what we sow

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Lex Roberts 1 year ago

Hedwig, why!?!?

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BlueDragons3 1 year ago

Wanting to preserve your childhood

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Charlyn02 1 year ago

Sometimes you need to let go all you have just to be with someone

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Cringeworthy Potato Dragon 1 year ago

Hoping for the parents you never had. Wanting a complete family...

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freya comish 1 year ago

having to use yourself to keep others happy

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Dark Half 1 year ago

temporary freedom

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Beks Church 1 year ago

Trying to find yourself!

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Dark Half 1 year ago

drained

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Morgan Brodie 1 year ago

Lying is the most fun a girl can have without taking off her clothes

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Larissa McDonald 1 year ago

Orchestrated death

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Shanel LeRue 1 year ago

childhood trauma

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Wise Girl 1 year ago

Surrounded by a bunch of airheads?

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Bambi 1 year ago

Such a big heart with no one to love..

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Panda L❤️ve 1 year ago

Darkness will clnsume you even if you're grasping at your last bit of light.

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UniversalMel 1 year ago

Again, time is deadly

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Josh D 1 year ago

This says to me "So many things that want to plug into you. To use your energy and lifeforce, and drain you." Perhaps referring also to the electronics and devices that seem to consume our lives, in this illustration, quite literally.

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Shruti Naik 1 year ago

when life has no more meaning after you finish reading a good book

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Beth Sprooten 1 year ago

Be patient when helping someone who's struggling to adapt. (There's enough yarn)

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Heatherz_myBoo 1 year ago

Kill them with kindness

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Kristin Connon 1 year ago

Feeling like no matter what move you make, it will not end well

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Nabilla 1 year ago

I may be looking way too deep into these but heres what i thought: The flower could be repesenting love and the picking of the petals could be playing on that whole "he loves me, he loves me not" rhyme sooo it could be representing a broken heart and the more times the person's heart was broken the more desensitised the person became, leading on to become a doll which is made of plastic and emotionless...?

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Shruti Naik 1 year ago

there are multiple doors waiting to be opened by you in this tree of life

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Cringeworthy Potato Dragon 1 year ago

Loneliness to the point of imagining they're there...

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Chess Wizard 1 year ago

Paint on a smile, and pretend you aren't depressed.

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Kristin Connon 1 year ago

The night owl. Or insomnia, depending on how early you have to get up in the morning.

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Kristin Connon 1 year ago

wanting the perfect child

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Shanel LeRue 1 year ago

I'm fine, really

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Emma Knappe 1 year ago

People are slowly chipping away at you, then they leave behind you and their tools of distruction

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Shruti Naik 1 year ago

sure, life experiences will kill you slowly, but surely

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BlueDragons3 1 year ago

This is kind of what depression is like.. you try to stop crying but there isn’t really a reason for it., it makes sense to me

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Shruti Naik 1 year ago

there is a plethora of emotions trying to burst out but you bottle them up inside a cage

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UniversalMel 1 year ago

Listen to your heart

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Joanna Kopaczyk 1 year ago

Comfort food? ...or is it too obvious?

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Cringeworthy Potato Dragon 1 year ago

Feeling like everyone's watching and judging you

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Dark Half 1 year ago

this is me waking up going to work

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Shruti Naik 1 year ago

locking your emotions

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Shruti Naik 1 year ago

this reminded me of the book "The Kite Runner", pomegranates are a symbol of life

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Grace Smith 1 year ago

In this together

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D.S. Watson 1 year ago

I believe this shows how our constant destruction of others will only lead to our own destruction.

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Ditya Ditz 1 year ago

When we see the ballerina dance, we only see the beauty and gracefulness of her dance. We never thought of the harships she had gone through to perfect her moves. The anching feet for one. Beauty comes with a price.

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WhiteFox 1 year ago

your parents controlling you to do what they want you to do

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G Mac 1 year ago

Work is draining your soul, creativity, imagination, aspirations.....

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D.S. Watson 1 year ago

That's a lot of bread.

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Galeanthropy2017 1 year ago

Fit into society's impossible molds

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Ditya Ditz 1 year ago

Life is a choice. There’s an easy way out (exit door on the right). To end it once and for all(the noose). Or the journey may be long and high, but it’s the light at the end.

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Mel Jackson 1 year ago

Sometimes the rain is fruitful.

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Tony Moon 1 year ago

Yeah, this is grad school too.

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Carole Dose 1 year ago

Does everyone have to make demands on me?

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Shanel LeRue 1 year ago

fruitful coexistence

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Shanel LeRue 1 year ago

fifty shades of v-day marketing doms

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Shelby Jackson 1 year ago

How my depression feels to me.

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May L 1 year ago

Observing colorful lives while living a dull one.

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Anon Anonymous 1 year ago

Things that protect can also hold you back.

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Shanel LeRue 1 year ago

speak from the heart

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