Takashi Murakami, ‘And Then x 6 (Blue: The Polke Method)’, 2015, Print, Offset lithograph with silver on paper, ARTETRAMA
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Takashi Murakami

And Then x 6 (Blue: The Polke Method), 2015

Offset lithograph with silver on paper
19 7/10 × 19 7/10 in
50 × 50 cm
Edition of 300
.
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Location
Madrid
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ARTETRAMA
Madrid

Offset lithograph with silver on paper hand signed by Takashi Murakami. Numbered edition of 300. …

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In mint conditions, brand new.
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Hand-signed by artist
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Not included
Publisher
Kaikai Kiki Co. Ltd, Japan
Takashi Murakami
Japanese, b. 1962
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One of the most acclaimed artists to emerge from postwar Asia, Takashi Murakami—“the Warhol of Japan”—is known for his contemporary Pop synthesis of fine art and popular culture, particularly his use of a boldly graphic and colorful anime and manga cartoon style. Murakami became famous in the 1990s for his “Superflat” theory and for organizing the paradigmatic exhibition of that title, which linked the origins of contemporary Japanese visual culture to historical Japanese art. His output includes paintings, sculptures, drawings, animations, and collaborations with brands such as Louis Vuitton. “Japanese people accept that art and commerce will be blended; and in fact, they are surprised by the rigid and pretentious Western hierarchy of “high art’,” Murakami says. “In the West, it certainly is dangerous to blend the two because people will throw all sorts of stones. But that’s okay—I’m ready with my hard hat.”

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Offset lithograph with silver on paper hand signed by Takashi Murakami. Numbered edition of 300. Published by Kaikai Kiki Co. Ltd, Japan.

Following with his "And then..." series, Takashi Murakami recovers the Mr. DOB image that the artist is so comfortable with. No doubt, the complex background that this …

Medium
Condition
In mint conditions, brand new.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Kaikai Kiki Co. Ltd, Japan
Takashi Murakami
Japanese, b. 1962
Follow

One of the most acclaimed artists to emerge from postwar Asia, Takashi Murakami—“the Warhol of Japan”—is known for his contemporary Pop synthesis of fine art and popular culture, particularly his use of a boldly graphic and colorful anime and manga cartoon style. Murakami became famous in the 1990s for his “Superflat” theory and for organizing the paradigmatic exhibition of that title, which linked the origins of contemporary Japanese visual culture to historical Japanese art. His output includes paintings, sculptures, drawings, animations, and collaborations with brands such as Louis Vuitton. “Japanese people accept that art and commerce will be blended; and in fact, they are surprised by the rigid and pretentious Western hierarchy of “high art’,” Murakami says. “In the West, it certainly is dangerous to blend the two because people will throw all sorts of stones. But that’s okay—I’m ready with my hard hat.”

Takashi Murakami

And Then x 6 (Blue: The Polke Method), 2015

Offset lithograph with silver on paper
19 7/10 × 19 7/10 in
50 × 50 cm
Edition of 300
.
Sold
Location
Madrid
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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