Special Weekend Offer : Set of prints by Takashi Murakami
The set includes 2 Offset Lithographs by Takashi Murakami. They are from a Limited Edition of 300, signed and numbered, 68x88cm. The following prints are part of the set:
– NGC 2371-2 (GEMINI NEBULA) [€1.750 ex. VAT]
– Treasure Island/ Hidden Jewels of the Mediterranean [€1.750 ex. VAT]
Be quick! There is only one set available! The discount is valid until Monday, 20th of September.
About Takashi Murakami:
Takashi Murakami was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan and he is undoubtedly one of the leading contemporary Japanese artists and a favourite of international collectors. He works in fine arts media (such as painting and sculpture) as well as commercial (such as fashion, merchandise, and animation) and is particularly known for blurring the line between high and low arts. In his work he combines traditional Japanese imagery with (Japanese) pop culture, while his art combines a wide range of media.
The use of vibrant colors, the incorporation of motifs from Japanese traditional and popular culture and the use of flat or glossy surfaces are common in his work. The content could be described at once as “cute”, “psychedelic”, or “satirical”.
He often works with a cast of unique characters that he has created straight from his imagination. They dominate his art and appear across all of the many mediums that he works with. Among his best known recurring motifs are smiling flowers, iconic characters, mushrooms, skulls, Buddhist iconography, jellyfish, and the sexual complexes of otaku culture. As a result, Murakami’s distinctive “Superflat” style challenges our ideas on secular and religious visual culture. It is ofte