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Tag Archives: Takashi Murakami
The Power 100: Qatar leads but emerging regions lag – ArtReview 100
Posted on Friday, October 25th, 2013
The Qatari Emir’s sister Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Head of the Qatar Museums Authority, tops ArtReview‘s 2013 Power 100 list of most influential people in the art world.
What is Superflat art? Art Radar explains
Posted on Friday, October 11th, 2013
Art Radar gives an overview of Superflat, the Japanese contemporary art movement started by Takashi Murakami that combines graphic design, hyper-sexualised manga characters and fine art aesthetics.
Zeng Fanzhi’s “The Last Supper” breaks records at Sotheby’s 40th anniversary sale, Hong Kong 2013
Posted on Sunday, October 6th, 2013
Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi’s The Last Supper breaks record at USD23.3 million at Sotheby’s Hong Kong 40th Anniversary Evening Sale on 5 October 2013.
Sotheby’s Hong Kong Autumn 2013 sales: What will go under the hammer?
Posted on Friday, September 13th, 2013
As Sotheby’s Hong Kong prepare to put major Asian art pieces under the hammer during their 2013 Autumn sales in October, Art Radar finds out what collectors and art lovers can expect.
Art Now! Volume 4: A contemporary art compendium – book review
Posted on Friday, July 26th, 2013
Taschen’s Art Now! 4, a contemporary art compendium, focuses on the art and artists of East Asia, including China, Japan and Korea, with 100 artist profiles, images and essays.
Has fashion photography crossed into fine art in Asia?
Posted on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013
From artist-fashion house collaborations to fashion as a medium for contemporary artworks, are artists in Asia blurring line between fine and applied art?
Hermès, Hiroshi Sugimoto collaboration results in wearable art photography
Posted on Wednesday, August 29th, 2012
The recent trend of artist-fashion label collaboration continues with Japanese contemporary artist Hiroshi Sugimoto and French luxury fashion brand Hermès.