The mass and muscle of Hige's boys belies the delicacy and refinement of the execution.
Cauro Hige's sumptuous art is definitely bear-oriented. The beautiful monograph on Cauro Hige's work, Bearutus, is available at Amazon.com. The mixture of manly heft and poetic settings is a perfect blend.
Cauro Hige is a Japanese self-taught artist born and brought up in Osaka, Japan. He began his painting career in earnest in 2008. Cauro usually paints in acrylic colors on plywood, or draws digitally.