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
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3 years ago

Feeling like your batteries have worn out.

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BlueDragons3
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3 years ago

Wanting to make everyone happy. I’ve felt that

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Tiny Dynamine
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3 years ago

Feeling like you've got your priorities all wrong.

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UniversalMel
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3 years ago

Oh noooo

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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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UniversalMel
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3 years ago

Time is deadly

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LittleGrayMouse
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3 years ago

This is what depression is like to me.

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Tiny Dynamine
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3 years ago

Feeling like someone is chiseling away at your head.

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Dark Half
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3 years ago

two less lonely people in the world

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Tiny Dynamine
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3 years ago

Feeling dependent on coffee.

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LittleGrayMouse
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3 years ago

The world in a nutshell

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A Spy
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3 years ago

cat person

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Emma Knappe
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3 years ago

I relate

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Tiny Dynamine
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3 years ago

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

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BlueDragons3
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3 years ago

Sometime darkness will be your best friend

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Tiny Dynamine
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3 years ago

Feeling like your head is trapped in a G-clamp.

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Dawn Baik
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3 years ago

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

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Dark Half
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3 years ago

deception

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LittleGrayMouse
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3 years ago

Those trowing the darts are wearing their own masks as well

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Shruti Naik
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3 years ago

when your responsibilities begin to choke you slowly

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Lex Roberts
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3 years ago

Hedwig, why!?!?

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BlueDragons3
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3 years ago

Wanting to preserve your childhood

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Heatherz_myBoo
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3 years ago

Not happy enough to fly away...or something

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Cringeworthy Potato Dragon
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3 years ago

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

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Dark Half
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3 years ago

you light up my life, you gave me hope to carry on

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Dark Half
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3 years ago

temporary freedom

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BlueDragons3
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3 years ago

Trying to fit the pieces

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Dark Half
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3 years ago

drained

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3 years ago

Drowning in responsibilities/depression

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Shruti Naik
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3 years ago

restrained by money and sickness

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Ethan Hunter
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3 years ago

The childhood that wants to kill you?

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Wise Girl
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3 years ago

Surrounded by a bunch of airheads?

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Bambi
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3 years ago

Such a big heart with no one to love..

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3 years ago

Being carried away by the darkness in life, clinging on to the small amount of hope

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UniversalMel
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3 years ago

Again, time is deadly

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Josh D
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3 years 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
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3 years ago

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

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Dark Half
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3 years ago

Edward scissor hands

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Heatherz_myBoo
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3 years ago

Kill them with kindness

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Shruti Naik
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3 years ago

'i want to avoid all the shit life throws at me'

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Petra Christovová
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3 years ago

I really wonder about meaning of this one ..

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Shruti Naik
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3 years ago

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

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3 years ago

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

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Shruti Naik
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3 years ago

split personalities

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Kristin Connon
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3 years ago

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

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Kristin Connon
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3 years ago

wanting the perfect child

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Ditya Ditz
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3 years ago

Don’t let emotion drown you.

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Emma Knappe
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3 years ago

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

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Shruti Naik
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3 years ago

sure, life experiences will kill you slowly, but surely

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BlueDragons3
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3 years 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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Nikki D
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3 years ago

Some of these are quite scary

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