Takashi Murakami, ‘Shangri-la pink’, 2016, Print, Offset Print, uJung Art Center
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Takashi Murakami

Shangri-la pink, 2016

Offset Print
26 4/5 × 26 4/5 in
68 × 68 cm
Edition 145/300
.
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Location
Seoul
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uJung Art Center
Seoul

68 x 68cm (80 x 80cm)

Takashi Murakami's Shangri-la Shangri-la Shangri-la Pink in silkscreen …

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The print is in good condition.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, right lower end
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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.”

Takashi Murakami, ‘Shangri-la pink’, 2016, Print, Offset Print, uJung Art Center
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uJung Art Center
Seoul

68 x 68cm (80 x 80cm)

Takashi Murakami's Shangri-la Shangri-la Shangri-la Pink in silkscreen format is an edition of 100. The silkscreen format involves applying each layer of colour separately to create a print that is both subtly unique and full of character. The negative space between the flowers is embellished …

Medium
Condition
The print is in good condition.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, right lower end
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
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.”

Takashi Murakami

Shangri-la pink, 2016

Offset Print
26 4/5 × 26 4/5 in
68 × 68 cm
Edition 145/300
.
Contact For Price
Location
Seoul
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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