I suppose it’s pretty cool that an artist that was once only popular on blogs and in urban culture is now getting mass-media attention and mainstream acceptance. It’s also strange to think that generations from now, when our grandchildren are taking Art History classes, they’ll be learning about KAWS and Takashi. And I’ll say to my little ones: “Them artists weren’t shit until I done posted ’em on SNEAKHYPE. And that’s a true story damnit. Run and tell that homeboy. Now fetch gramps a brewski.” Continue reading Takashi Murakami was at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade?
Arguably the greatest pop artist of our generation, Takashi Murakami recently revealed his exhibition at the ChÃ¢teau de Versailles — his vibrant work serving to starkly contrast the bla bla bla… Continue reading Takashi Murakami Exhibition at the ChÃ¢teau de Versailles
Louis Vuitton and Takashi Murakami are getting ready to drop a new collection. The collaborative effort has been labeled the “Cosmic Blossom” collection. I’m not sure who thought of that name but its pretty lame. The new line on the other hand is pretty fly. If i was rich i would outfit my trophy wife in this for sure. This collection will be hitting Louis Vuitton stores in April. Take a look at the new lookbook featuring the collection after the jump. Continue reading Louis Vuitton X Takashi Murakami – “Cosmic Blossom” Collection
Xlarge and Takashi Murakami, the artist responsible for Kanye’s albumn artwork, hooked up to create a watch. The watch was actually built by Citizen and it features Murakami artwork on the watch face and engravings on the back and come in some crazy packaging seen below. The watch is different but i like it. [Via Highsnobiety]
Next time your thinking about buying some Louis V you should think outside the box. You see the bags and wallets all the time so be the first to get the Louis Vutton X Takashi Murakami Mouse Pad. Its camo design and Louis Vutton logos would make any CPU stand out. This is not Takashi Murakami first collaberation with Louis Vutton but is a nice addition to thier collection.
Kanye just released his new video for Good Morning. Takashi Murakami helped with the animation of this video. It’s not too hard to tell though the whole video is based off his Album artwork off of Graduation.