The Chill And Retro Motion Pixel Art Of Motocross Saito – Design You Trust

The Chill And Retro Motion Pixel Art Of Motocross Saito

Pixel artist, designer, DJ and track maker Motocross Saito creates memorable GIF animations in a retro style, channeling ’80s and ’90s culture and music, with a focus on hip hop. Although he has been introduced internationally as the “loneliness GIF” artist, as Motocross Saito explains in this interview with CNN Japan, what he is really aiming for in his animated GIF pixel art is to “express a feeling that can soothe your mind, create a calming effect.”

Many of his animated GIF scenes feature a common character, perhaps his alter ego, a school girl with blue hair who seems to like hip hop, flips through LPs at record shops, makes music and DJs in her home studio surrounded by all kinds of electronic music equipment, and apparently lives with her pet German shepherd.

More: Tumblr, Instagram h/t: grapee, youtube















If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Artist Photoshops Kids’ Drawings As If They Were Real, And It’s Terrifyingly Funny
This Guys Lets His Artist Wife Doodle With Sharpie Pen On His Nissan Skyline GTR
Tiny Superheroes in Superb Comic Art by Dan Hipp
The Day The Earth Stood Still: The Art of Jaroslaw Marcinek
Madness and Power: Stylish Monsters Illustrated by Dave Guertin
Digital Artist Remixes Famous Faces To Create Seamless Celebrity Hybrids
This Artist Adds Monsters To Thrift Shop Paintings, And It’s Hilarious
Photographer Spends 12 Months Creating a 'Never-Ending' Panoramic Story
Small but Brave: Charming Illustrations by Skottie Young
Nuclear Monster: Naked Putin Became a Character in The Paintings of A Ukrainian Artist
Jail Feet's Tattooed Feet
6 Pics That Show What Happened ‘Behind The Scenes’ Of Famous Paintings
Kawaii In The Afterlife: The Playfully Religious Art Of Japanese Illustrator Hasuimo
Pejac Paints Mesmerizing 'Eye Trap' Window and Keyhole Illusions on the Streets of Istanbul
"Our Future Is Now": The Incredible Cyberpunk Illustrations Of Mad Dog Jones
Artist Remixed Iconic Logos With The Word “Fart” As A Father’s Day Surprise For His Dad, A Former Sign Maker
Fortuna Todisco
Banksy Works From Home: Street-Artist Keeps His Art Alive From His Bathroom
This Realistic Lettuce Notepad Is Great For Jotting Down Fresh Ideas
This Russian Guy Hilariously Photoshops Himself Into The Daily Life Of Emily Ratajkowski
"Surrealism At Perfection": Haunting Illustrations Of Aykut Aydogdu
Italian Illustrator Shows How Loving And Friendly Cats Can Be
Surreal Photo Manipulations By Laurent Rosset Turn Landscapes Into Giant Waves
This is How Photoshop Artist Erik Johansson Creates His Mind-Bending Images