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Takashi Murakami

Art Exhibit While You Shop? Fashion Boutiques Are The New Art Galleries

Brand X | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

When Louis Vuitton's 20,000-square-foot flagship opened on New Bond Street in London this spring, the coveted fashions and handbags weren't the only t...

HIGHLIGHTS THIS WEEK: From Murakami In Versailles To Brooklyn Street Art

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

This week on the Arts page: Takashi Murakami blogged about his upcoming exhibition at Versailles, some of the top films on view at the Venice Film Fes...

'Flower Matango', Murakami's Latest Exhibit, Set To Open At Versailles

AP | JENNY BARCHFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

PARIS — It's just about the last thing you'd expect to see in the Hall of Mirrors, the long, gilded gallery that's considered the jewel of Franc...

My Versailles Exhibition, Unveiled at Last

Takashi Murakami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Takashi Murakami

2010-09-07-imagepull.jpgThe art market is now being asked to develop new concepts for the next generation. It is my great hope that this show at Versailles will reflect these circumstances.

Britney Spears In A Wedding Dress, Veil (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Britney Spears appears on the cover of Pop magazine (via ONTD), dressed as a manga-inspired bride in a shoot directed by Takashi Murakami. Inside she ...

Sotheby's To Auction Lehman Brothers Art Valued At Over $10 Million

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — More than 400 works from the corporate contemporary art collection once displayed at Lehman Brothers will be auctioned this fall to h...

Two Important Shows at Intuit, Transvestite Fights, and Fantasies of Outsider Art

Monica Westin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Monica Westin

After the first of two important outsider art openings at Intuit this summer, I had a revelation about the field while witnessing a fight between transvestites on the train home.

Is it Art or Fart?

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Bettina Korek

Is It Art or Fart? the anonymously authored site, encourages viewers to notice "art" in daily life. Images captioned with the names of art world giant...

ARTIST REFLECTIONS: Julian Schnabel Turns Camera On His Life

flavorwire.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Julian Schnabel was an art-superstar before turning his hand to writing, music, film, and architecture. A true renaissance man, Schnabel is now toutin...

Sanjusangendo

Daniel Bruno Sanz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daniel Bruno Sanz

Heaven, may I be a Yurikamome amid Chrysanthemum flowers at Gion Matsori? High over Yasaka, show me a bird's eye view of Kannon, the god of mercy Bo...

Defending an Art Market Perspective

Stephanie Adamowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Stephanie Adamowicz

An art market perspective translates into more informed and engaged collectors and art viewers, and, in turn, into greater support for the arts and artists more generally.

Can Art Keep You Out of Jail? Rikers Inmates and Alumni Exhibit Paintings

Glyn Vincent | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Glyn Vincent

A new exhibition in Crown Heights showcases the work of young male inmates from Rikers Island Prison. Their teacher -- Miss J -- encourages her students to take risks and explore with paint.

Painting A Gilded Age: Artist Rachel Kaye

Kimberly Brooks | Posted 04.26.2012 | Home
Kimberly Brooks

We are fresh from the loud popping noise of yet another bubble. I recently discovered the works of artist Rachel Kaye in Miami this December, as the crash had started to sink in.

The Artist, The Exhibitionist And Blogger Emily Gould

Kimberly Brooks | Posted 02.15.2012 | Arts
Kimberly Brooks

What fascinated me most about the New York Times Emily Gould piece was the x-ray view inside the mind of someone who craves the attention of strangers.

Art Records: $86.3M Bacon And $15.1 For Masturbating Anime Statue

NY Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

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