"Contemplating the waves from the shore is impressive, but actually taking the time and effort to look below the water’s surface changes you forever. "
"To live and prosper, we need healthy oceans."
X-RAY MAG: Tell us about yourself, your background and how you became an artist.
'The Painter of Blue' marked the 45th anniversary of Apollo11 Moon landing with "it's a little fin for me, a great fin for humanity."
"I believe that art can move people’s hearts by overcoming culture and the language barrier. If people can be moved by getting a message from the art, the world will follow, too."
-- Marcelo Tatsuyoshi Kato