Posts Tagged ‘Takashi Murakami’

First Look Madsaki Channels Takashi Murakami & Scarface at Hidari Zingaro, Tokyo

September 1, 2016  |  Art  |  Comments Off on First Look Madsaki Channels Takashi Murakami & Scarface at Hidari Zingaro, Tokyo

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One of the most exciting young artists working in Japan today, the painter known only as Madsaki revels in his low-fi deconstructionist Read More

Olafur Eliasson Builds a Waterfall at the Palace of Versailles

July 18, 2016  |  Art, Culture  |  Comments Off on Olafur Eliasson Builds a Waterfall at the Palace of Versailles

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Following in the footsteps of artists before him like Jeff Koons, Takashi Murakami, and Anish Kapoor, Danish artist Olafur Eliasson Read More

MR. Is a J-Pop Art Star at Lehmann Maupin NYC

July 13, 2016  |  Art  |  Comments Off on MR. Is a J-Pop Art Star at Lehmann Maupin NYC

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While Takashi Murakami might be the tip of the spear of the nascent Japanese Pop Art movement, his contemporary Mr. Read More

Frieze Art Fair NYC 2016: The Supertouch Recap

May 8, 2016  |  Art  |  Comments Off on Frieze Art Fair NYC 2016: The Supertouch Recap

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At this point, the yearlong art fair circuit has become so demanding it’s as though the art Read More

Fair Play | The Best of Art Basel Hong Kong 2016: The Supertouch Recap

March 30, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Fair Play | The Best of Art Basel Hong Kong 2016: The Supertouch Recap

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Last week’s installment of the global Art Basel franchise saw the best of the world’s art galleries descending on the new money hotbed of  Hong Kong to dazzle a rapidly expanding base of freshly-minted millionaire & billionaire art collectors eager to catch up with their more established Read More

Takashi Murakami’s Personal Superflat Art Collection at the Yokohama Museum

March 1, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Takashi Murakami’s Personal Superflat Art Collection at the Yokohama Museum

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Takashi Murakami is known around the world as the king of Japanese Pop Art, but he’s lesser known as an art collector, a fact that Takashi Murakami’s Superflat Collection: From Sh?haku and Rosanjin to Anselm Kiefer—a new show currently on view at Japan’s Yokohama Art Museum—seeks to remedy. On display through April 3rd, this exhibition is the first large-scale public showing of Murakami’s extensive private collection featuring key works by a diverse array of Eastern & Western artists including Yoshitomo Nara, KAWS, Anselm Kiefer, Madsaki, Read More

Must-See Show | Takashi Murakami’s “500 Arhats” at The Mori Museum, Tokyo

January 25, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Must-See Show | Takashi Murakami’s “500 Arhats” at The Mori Museum, Tokyo

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Following a string of epic installations of his ongoing Arhat series in Qatar, Milan, NYC, and LA, Japanese Pop master Takashi Murakami brings the series full-circle in his native Japan with the biggest installation to date,  The 500 Arhats at Read More

FOLK ART | KAZUNORI HAMANA, YUJI UEDA, & OTANI WORKSHOP CURATED BY TAKASHI MURAKAMI AT BLUM & POE, LA

October 9, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on FOLK ART | KAZUNORI HAMANA, YUJI UEDA, & OTANI WORKSHOP CURATED BY TAKASHI MURAKAMI AT BLUM & POE, LA

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Currently on view at LA hotspot gallery Blum & Poe is a magical and rare show of Japanese ceramics featuring the work of Kazunori Hamana, Yuji Ueda, and Otani Workshop, all organized and curated by Read More

ART ON VACATION | TAKASHI MURAKAMI IN IBIZA

August 23, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on ART ON VACATION | TAKASHI MURAKAMI IN IBIZA

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This summer, Ibiza vacationers in need of a break from their Paris Hilton foam party revelry can take in a world class body of work by Takashi Murakami, presented by LA stalwarts Blum & Poe. Through September 26, a multifaceted exhibition consisting of Read More

THE BEST OF ART BASEL SWITZERLAND 2015

June 24, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on THE BEST OF ART BASEL SWITZERLAND 2015

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Art Basel Miami might be the art world’s collective excuse to get puking drunk, throw money at strippers, pass out in a banana hammock on the beach (and look at art) in the middle of winter, but the annual OG Art Basel in—where else—Basel, Switzerland is a Read More