Wednesday, December 22, 2010

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Takashi Murakami is a modern day favorite and a beast. This past weekend in Rome he dominated Gagosian’s space with works that took on a different direction from his previous body of work. Coming back full circle to a more traditional approach to painting, Murakami confirms his foundation as a true artist.
“The combination of red and blue with a creature that has long been thought as a symbol of one’s destiny is my attempt to reaffirm my devotion to art – the creative process for the paintings resembled a prayer offering.”


–Takashi Murakami




i must go...

1 comment:

Laura said...

I am sad we don't even go to Versailles :(