Born in Tokyo in 1962
Lives and works in Tokyo
He founded the Hiropon factory in Tokyo in 1996
Despite his undeniable worldwide fame, I consider Murakami as a bit irregular. He is doing so well when he plays with colors. And they are not that many in the world to be able to bring so much complexity in their composition with colors.
But some piece are too much show off and just play of the idea of Murakami and these “evil works” discredit the good ones. Art versus products: which one will last? BCH