Takashi MURAKAMI

Biography

He is known for blurring the line between high and low arts. He invented superflat, which describes the visual characteristics of the Japanese artistic tradition and post-war Japanese culture and society. He’s been inspired by western contemporary

He is known for blurring the line between high and low arts. He invented superflat, which describes the visual characteristics of the Japanese artistic tradition and post-war Japanese culture and society. He’s been inspired by western contemporary artists, especially Anselm Kiefer and Jeff Koons.

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Technique

His art is instantly recognizable: anime-inspired playful characters and bright colors as flat 2D imagery, which have defined Japanese art historically hitherto today, through manga and anime. In 2010, he became the 3rd contemporary artist and 1st

His art is instantly recognizable: anime-inspired playful characters and bright colors as flat 2D imagery, which have defined Japanese art historically hitherto today, through manga and anime. In 2010, he became the 3rd contemporary artist and 1st Japanese artist to exhibit at Versailles in France.

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