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08.25.10 Marina Galperina

Since the de-throwned pop star Britney Spears hasn’t been a pimped out Mouseketeen for over a decade, Takashi Murakami gave the 28-year-old mother of two a hazy Kawaii fantasy make-over for POP Magazine and viola! She’s a pervy manga’s pretty princess with a wedding veil on top. Fetish nostalgia galore. […]

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07.28.10 Marina Galperina

SoHo’s Clic Gallery brings the skate bling for its ‘SURF/SKATE’ photo exhibit: Takashi Murakami psycho-toons, Damien Hirst paint vomit and Jeff Koons monkey motif make for some swanky decks. Opens today! Preview the work in the group show of punk, skate and surf culture-glorifying photography below. […]

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04.19.10 Marina Galperina

Unless you have a strong tolerance for gross/corny, looking at a plastic Jeff Koons getting nasty isn’t recommended for any age group. To see it at Canada’s National Gallery, you’ll need ID proving you’re 18 or older. […]

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04.01.10 Marina Galperina

When not peddling psychedelic bears or bags or turning Kirsten Dunst Japanese or Kanye into said psychedelic bear, Takashi Muramki does a lot of typical stuff. Ustream-ing since mid-March, today he filmed his dog trying to take a nap in his studio for twenty minutes. Yeah. […]

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03.02.10 Marina Galperina

ArtInfo’s round up of the world’s wealthiest artists names Damien Hirst as “likely the world’s richest,” ca-ching-ing up there on par with the collector monarchy with a bounty of $338,000,000. Also: Murakami, Koons, Schnabel, Kapoor and Johns.  […]

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