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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

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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

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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

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Freshness Week In Review: 3/27/2011 4/3/2011

It’s been another busy week of collaborations, art, design, cars, shoes, and everything else that makes up our world. We can’t touch on everything here, but here’s a recap of a few of the bigger stories of the week. First off, the trailer for the soon-to-be-released Freshness-exclusive … READ MORE

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Mike Leavitt – Takashi Murakami Action Figure

After his cardboard sculptures of sneakers propped him to fame, the Seattle-base artist Mike Leavitt continued his quest to categorized the world of art with his Art Army. From Julian Schnabel to Jeff Koons, from Banksy to the late Andy Warhol, each figure features the artist’s likeness … READ MORE

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The Selby Pharrell Williams At Home In Miami

Pharrell Williams is musical virtuoso, entrepreneur, fashion guru, artist, furniture designer, and now “Kidult”? Though he explained that he couldn’t lay claim in creating the term during a subsequent interview, he certainly lives by it at his penthouse duplex by Miami’s beautiful South Beach. Thanks to photographer … READ MORE

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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade With Takashi Murakami

The newest addition to the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year was Takashi Murakami – not only were Murakami’s Kakai and Kiki characters included in the parade, the designer himself was there, and was impossible to miss in an oversized furry flower suit – with a … READ MORE

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Takashi Murakami X Casio G-Shock Tokyo FM 40th Anniversary Takashi Murakami “Art Dojo” Frogman | Now Available

Remember when this beautiful Takashi Murakami and G-Shock collaboration, the G-Shock GWF-1000 Takashi Murakami watch, debuted months ago? Even if you wanted to pre-order, it was impossible to get your hands on one of these. Now you can tame that itch to own this treasure. Currently colette has … READ MORE

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Takashi Murakami Exhibition @ Gagosian Gallery

Takashi Murakami will be unveiling his two newest paintings at his first solo exhibition in Rome at the Gagosian Gallery on November 13. The paintings measure 18 meters-long each, and are made from 9 panels to create a large mural which translates Japanese mythology into a signature … READ MORE