Takashi Murakami, known for his "Superflat" aesthetics, is probably one of Japan's most internationally acclaimed contemporary artists. Known for his hyper, colorful take on pop art and anime culture, his most popular project in the Western world is his collaboration with Kanye West for his third album "Graduation" in 2008. However, his latest exhibition "In the Land of the Dead, Stepping on the Tail of a Rainbow" at Gagosian Gallery in New York marked a turn to a darker, twisted approach…
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By now, many of us are at least casually acquainted with “the model minority myth” that Asian Americans are naturally (or “culturally”) hyper-disciplined, obedient, intelligent, and industrious. Good at math, capable doctors — bad at sports, nerdy at heart. Other people of color should “be more like them”.
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L.A. Artist Kristen Liu Is Putting the "Real" in Unreal
Here’s to looking at life through a vivid lens. Los Angeles-based artist Kristen Liu’s hyper-colored paintings command attention. Bright imagery contrasts with more mature subject matter, from graphic violence to overt sexuality, evoking an adult Lisa Frank vibe that’s equal parts honest and illusory. Liu paints what she knows through an imaginative lens, exploring universal themes that permeate her world, often riddled with pain or pleasure (or...
This season, Y-3 gets graphic with renowned art director Peter Saville, whose hyper-colorful designs form the basis of a collection inspired by digital noise and named “Meaningless Excitement”. Footwear built on the ready-to-wear’s car-crash of styles and symbols, blending... »