Tag results for: Takashi Murakami


Takashi Murakami – “Flowers & Skulls” Exhibition | Hong Kong

Internationally renowned Japanese contemporary artist Takashi Murakami will open his newest exhibition in Hong Kong via Gagosian Gallery. Aptly titled, Flowers & Skulls, the focal point of the exhibition is flowers and skulls. A progression in style is evident through these preview photos, where the works are … READ MORE


RETNA for Louis Vuitton – As The Next Artist Collaboration | Rumor

Rather than an all-glass facade like most other LV stores, this new Louis Vuitton storefront at the trendy Miami Design District features a mural by graffiti writer RETNA instead. Done in his familiar hieroglyphics and calligraphy designs, the pastel palettes gently bleed through one another, creating a … READ MORE


me Collectors Room Berlin – Art & Toys: Collection Selim Varol | Berlin

me Collectors Room Berlin celebrates the act of collecting and the passion of collectors. Their latest exhibition showcases the very large collection from 39-year-old Selim Varol. He currently holds the record of the largest figurine collection in Europe, estimated around 15,000 pieces. With over 3,000 works on … READ MORE


KAWS “The Nature of Need” – Galerie Perrotin Hong Kong | Exhibition Recap

Highlighted by its ever increase in importance, Hong Kong International Art Fair is set to open this Thursday, May 17th. To coincide with the multitude of festivities, exhibitions, and gallery openings, several notable artist will also take part, including Brian Donnelly, or better known as KAWS, at … READ MORE


Takashi Murakami – EGO Exhibition Preview | Doha

We already gave you the heads up on Takashi Murakami’s middle eastern debut entitled EGO, and we’re back now with some preview images from the show in advance of its February 9th opening. Included in the exhibit are a gang of Murakami’s most famous works, among them … READ MORE


Qatar Museum Authority – Takashi Murakami “EGO” Exhibition | Behind The Scenes Video

For the first time ever, world-renowned Japanese artist Takashi Murakami will stage a solo exhibition in the Middle East. Qatar Museums Authority will host the show, entitled “Murakami Ego,” featuring more than 60 works from 1997 to the present, as well as several new pieces created exclusively … READ MORE


Louis Vuitton – New Collaboration with Artist Yayoi Kusama | Coming Soon

Still a force to be reckon with in the world of art, even at the age of 82, Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama and her polka dots artworks will be arriving to a Louis Vuitton near you this Summer. Following a succession of trans-formative collaborations with artist such as … READ MORE

KAWS – “KAWSBOB Enters The Strange Forest” Painting | Sold For A Record High $155,000 At Charity Auction

For a few, it was home. For many others, Japan’s odd mix of traditions and modernities served as their place of inspirations. So when pop artist Takashi Murakami started plans for his charity auction to benefit the ongoing recovery efforts from March’s devastating Tohoku-Pacific Earthquake, artists like … READ MORE

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Christie’s + Takashi Murakami – Tohoku-Pacific Earthquake Benefit Auction

Seven months have passed already since the tragic earthquake and tsunami that hit the Tohoku region of Japan on 3/11. Unfortunately, the catastrophic event have left many still homeless, all now are battling to rebuild their communities. At the same time, the region is fighting for some … READ MORE


Takashi Murakami “Homage to Yves Klein” at Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin | Paris

Takashi Murakami will be returning to Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin to show his latest collection of original works entitled Homage to Yves Klein. These new works are inspired by post-war European artist, Yves Klein, who was known for leading the Nouveau réalisme movement. These new art works are … READ MORE


Takashi Murakami x Google – Summer Solstice

The long summer days have officially arrived, with today marking the summer solstice-the longest day of the year. To commemorate the occasion, Google has once again altered their front page graphic, this time hooking up with Takashi Murakami to create a celebratory doodle that embodies the spirit … READ MORE