Yayoi Kusama: 1945 to Now

Yayoi Kusama

Dead Leaves of Corn
1945
pigment on paper 
38 × 50 cm

Yayoi Kusama

Pacific Ocean
1960
oil on canvas
183 × 183 cm 

Yayoi Kusama

Untitled (Chair) 
1963 
sewn stuffed fabric, wood, and paint
81 × 93 × 92 cm 

Yayoi Kusama

Self-Obliteration
1966–1974
oil on mannequins, table, chairs, wigs, handbag, mugs, plates, pitcher, ashtray, plastic plants, plastic flowers, and plastic fruit 
dimensions variable 

Yayoi Kusama

Sex Obsession
1992
acrylic on canvas, two panels
194 × 260 cm 

Yayoi Kusama 

Accumulation of Stardust 
2001
acrylic on canvas, three panels 
194 × 390 cm

Yayoi Kusama

Self-Portrait
2015
acrylic on canvas
145.5 × 112 cm 

Yayoi Kusama

Pound of Repose
2014 
acrylic on canvas 
194 × 194 cm

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Discover this visionary artist’s groundbreaking career and witness the power of art to connect and heal.

Yayoi Kusama emerged as a global cultural icon for the twenty-first century by pursuing her uncompromising avant-garde vision. Over the past seven decades, she honed a singular personal aesthetic and core philosophy of life. Kusama’s work captivates millions by offering glimpses of boundless space and reflections on natural cycles of regeneration. Yayoi Kusama: 1945 to Now narrates the story of this artist’s life and work, foregrounding her longing for interconnection and the profound questions about existence that drive her creative explorations.

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