The Japanese artist has collaborated with Akita-based brewers NEXT5 to create a new sake with limited-edition packaging: “Takashi Murakami×NEXT5”.
Louis Vuitton will be discontinuing its multicolored Takashi Murakami monogram print for its bags and accessories.
Takashi Murakami has teamed up with footwear manufacturer Vans on a new line of shoes for the Vans x Murakami collection.
Louis Vuitton and Yana Peel hosted an “Art for Baby” opening reception on 18th January 2011 at Espace Louis Vuitton Hong Kong. The “Art for Baby” exhibition brought together in celebration of the Asia launch of the highly-acclaimed book by the same name. It showcases the 20th century’s most prolific painters from America, Europe and […]
Japanese artist Takashi Murakami‘s outlandish manga visions overwhelm the Chateau of Versailles, and not everyone is happy. Unbelievably, his metal, fibreglass and acrylic sculptures manage to dominate the vast chambers of Versailles, with their marbled walls, gold leaf capitals and celestial ceiling frescoes. But while French monarchists have denounced as “illegal” the exhibition, the artist […]
A show of outlandish sculptures by a Japanese artist in the Chateau of Versailles near Paris has enraged traditionalists who say it dishonours France’s past. From September 14 to December 12, visitors to Versailles will see eye-grabbing multicoloured statues in silver, fibreglass and metal by Takashi Murakami alongside the chateau’s ornate murals and chandeliers. “The […]