Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery
Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery
Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery
Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery
Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery
Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery
Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery
Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery
Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery
Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery
Takashi Murakami, ‘BunBu-Kun, Ponchi-Kun, and Shimon-Kun Skateboard Tryptich (3 Separate Skate Decks)’, 2007, Alpha 137 Gallery

Each work measures 31 x 8 inches
LONG SOLD OUT - EXTREMELY RARE
Brand new in original shrink wrap
A rare collaboration between Murakami and Supreme Inc. - from 2007
With mounting hinges

Signature: Printed signature on the back

Manufacturer: Supreme

Supreme, Inc.

About Takashi Murakami

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.”

Japanese, b. 1962, Tokyo, Japan, based in Tokyo, Japan

Exhibition Highlights

2015
Gagosian - Jason Ysenburg, 
NY,
Art Basel Miami Beach 2015
2015
Gagosian - Freja Harrell, 
New York,
Miami Basel 2015
2015
Gagosian - Rysia Murphy, 
Gagosian - Rysia Murphy at Seattle Art Fair 2015
2015
Gagosian - Lidia Andich, 
Seattle,
Seattle Art Fair 2015
2015
Gagosian - Rysia Murphy, 
Gagosian - Rysia Murphy at SP-Arte 2015

Group Shows

2016
Singapore,
Infinite Diversity
2015
Gagosian - Jason Ysenburg, 
NY,
Art Basel Miami Beach 2015
2015
Gagosian - Freja Harrell, 
New York,
Miami Basel 2015
2015
Gagosian - Rysia Murphy, 
Gagosian - Rysia Murphy at Seattle Art Fair 2015
2015
Gagosian - Lidia Andich, 
Seattle,
Seattle Art Fair 2015
2015
Gagosian - Rysia Murphy, 
Gagosian - Rysia Murphy at SP-Arte 2015
2015
Gagosian - Nick, 
Central,
Art Basel Hong Kong 2015
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