Haiku Album

Collection of original art works interpreting Japanese culture and its way of expression, accompanied by the collection of Inna Rogatchi’s modern Haiku poetry.

Haiku 84. Evening Poem II. Watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance , encre l’alcool, hand-applied pigment of pale gold on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2020. 
 
Struggling through a long night, 
Brave little flower shines in gold, 
Becoming a warrior

Haiku 81. Poet’s Dream. Chinese red paste, watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance, encre l’alcool on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2020. 
 
Memories are dancing into feelings,
Feelings are whirling into words, 
Heart is left open and unguarded. Poet’s dream. 

Haiku 66. The Warmth of Snow.  Chinese red paste, watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2020. 

Under snow
Singing heart
Blossoms

Haiku 62. Red on Blue I. Chinese red paste, watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 33 cm. 2019.
 

Crispy air sings in blue, 
Dreams in red,
Warming itself up

Haiku 74. Sun Tale I. Watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance , had-applied pigment of gold on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 33 cm. 2020. 

When the sun is re-born,
Tale becomes real,
Once in a year  

Haiku 73. Sakura Diary I. Watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance , encre l’alcool, hand-applied pigment of copper on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2020. 

 Princess of beauty
Exalts her garment day and night.
Sakura

Haiku 37. May Rain II. Watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2019. 

Bluebells’ rain streams down
In a happy dance.
The gift of May

Haiku 58. Summer Day Song IV. Watercolour, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance, encre l’alcool  on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2019. 
 
Why is the sky June-blue?
It prepares for a small flower 
To dance through it.

Haiku 84. Dance in Yellow VI. Watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance, encre l’alcool  on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2020. 
  

Happiness  bubbles up into a hot balloon
Full of dizzily dancing flowers, 
The peak of a summer

Haiku 78. Duetto VII. Watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance on authored, encre l’alcool on  original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 48 x 33 cm. 2020. 


Drops of summer dew
Shines morning long
In a serene song

Haiku 85. Waltz in Purple VII. Watercolour, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance, encre l’alcool on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2020. 
2020. 

When laziness of summer is about to switch
into reflections of autumn, 
Waltz gets purple 

Haiku 79. The Kiss II.  Watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance, encre l’alcool, hnd-applied pigment of copper on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2020. 
 
 Under pouring rain,
The kiss is always in orange. 
Love Story

Haiku 77.  Almost Blue. Homage to Chet Baker. Watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance, encre l’alcool  on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2020. 
 
Scent of coffee, drop of brandy, 
Maffle of a velvet jazz:
November survival code

Haiku 80. December View I. Watercolour,  lapice pastel, crayons Luminance, encre l’alcool on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2020. 

Smiles, hugs, warmth of friends’ voices, 
Flickering light of pine-scented candle,
A year to be renewed. 

Haiku 75. Jasmine, Bee and Honey. Watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance, encre l’alcool  on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 33 cm. 2020. 
 
Sun-soaked air 
Keeps little bee
Strong and happy

Haiku 86. Elegy IV. Waltz in Purple. Chinese red paste, watercolour, oil pastel, lapice pastel, crayons Luminance, encre l’alcool on authored original archival print on cotton Velin Museum 315 mg paper. 33 x 48 cm. 2020. 

What is a friendship? 
It is to feel the warmth of a stone
And the silky touch of a little flower.