Takashi Murakami

Takashi Murakami interviews, art news and reviews


this french auction house is selling the world’s largest supreme collection

As Artcurial sell 150 lots of rare collectibles, we speak to Vice Chairman, Fabien Naudan, about how Supreme made the cultural leap from street to auction house.
Samantha Tse

“I will take off my clothes, including my small thing” – takashi murakami on whether he’d ever pose nude for art

As his work goes on display as part of a group show at Foundation Louis Vuitton in Paris, we ask sometime Kanye-collaborator Takashi Murakami about art, Virgil and how to get paint stains off the carpet.
Matthew Whitehouse

louis vuitton's iconic takashi murakami collaboration is over

Back in 2003, Murakami and Marc Jacobs created the bag every reality TV star had to have. 12 years on, it's being discontinued.
Isabelle Hellyer

​takashi murakami on vans, geeks and feeling spiritual

His collaboration with Vans may have sold out instantly when it launched at the weekend, but we caught up with Japan’s pop art king at Paris Fashion Week to discuss the project.
Felix Petty

​vans and takashi murakami unite on capsule collection

The original skate brand the Japanese artist collaborate on a collection of shoes, shirts and skate decks.
i-D Staff

we talk sci-fi, star wars and his new film about a jellyfish with japanese artist takashi murakami

Takashi Murakami, the Peter Pan of contemporary art, has marvelled the world with his incredible and kaleidoscopic imagination and become one of the most renowned and most loved artists working today. Murakami’s work sits between the contemporary...
i-D Team