Yayoi Kusama

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yayoi kusama is about to drop the year’s hottest skate line

The Japanese artist has teamed up with MoMA on some very dotty, very limited edition skate decks.
Georgie Wright
8.24.18
News

the new yayoi kusama documentary will explore mental health in japanese culture

'Kusama -- Infinity' will uncover how Yayoi overcame the trauma of growing up in Japan during World War II to become one of the biggest selling and most popular artists in the world.
Georgie Wright
8.18.18
News

step inside yayoi kusama’s mind-bending selfie wonderland

Arrive with a fully charged phone battery — Kusama's latest exhibition, “Festival of Life,” includes two brand new Infinity Mirrored Rooms.
Hannah Ongley
11.3.17
Arts

“let’s fight together” - yayoi kusama on the footprint you leave behind

Read an edited extract from a newly revised monograph on iconic artist Yayoi Kusama -- the latest addition to Phaidon’s Contemporary Artists Series.
catherine taft
10.27.17
News

yayoi kusama’s life story has been turned into a vibrant picture book

A children's book we're eager to flip through.
Isabelle Hellyer
10.4.17
News

yayoi kusama's pumpkin installation reopens after selfie accident

A over-enthused visitor lost their balance, damaging an $800,000 sculpture.
Isabelle Hellyer
3.2.17
News

yayoi kusama is giving the little mermaid a makeover

The legendary Japanese artist is bringing her own style to the Danish fairytale.
Wendy Syfret
7.26.16
News

shigeo anzaï has spent a lifetime documenting the inimitable characters of the art world

From Yayoi Kusama to Damien Hirst, Shigeo Anzaï has spent a lifetime documenting the inimitable characters of the art world.
Felicity Kinsella
5.17.16
News

yayoi kusama wants to make your bedroom her next work of art

Airbnb and the Tate Modern are teaming up with the legendary Japanese artist to transform one lucky Londoner’s spare room into a cosmic hall of mirrors or neon sticker paradise.
Emily Manning
5.9.16
Music

​adele goes to infinity and beyond

The singer performs in Yayoi Kusama’s iconic Infinity Mirrored Room -- The Souls of Millions of Light Years Away.
Tish Weinstock
3.3.16
News

watch yayoi kusama’s polka dots and weiwei’s chairs come alive

A visual artist and former NASA intern brought the contemporary art titans together using CGI.
Emily Manning
8.21.15
Culture

yayoi kusama wants you to help create her latest artwork

The “world’s most popular artist” has a new interactive show in New York, filled with pumpkins and polka dots.
i-D Staff
5.13.15