Go See: Takashi Murakami at Blum & Poe, LA through June 14

May 16th, 2008

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Murakami, the subject of much news here in New York at the moment, returns to Los Angeles for the first time since his influential show at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA). From May 3 to June 14, Blum & Poe will present Takashi Murakami’s “Davy Jones’s Tear.” This is a rare solo show of his new works.

Blum & Poe Gallery
“Takashi Murakami Davy Jones’ Show” [The Style Latte]
“Takashi Murakami: New Paintings” [LATimes]

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The “Superflat” artist’s works are abstract and span from all different color ranges to splashes and blotches, to pixelated images, a contrast from his previous work.

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Murakami is known in part for his collaborations with Louis Vuitton and Kayne West, as well as his “Superflat” movement.

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The opening ceremony on May 3rd, featured a dinner hosted by Blum & Poe, following a short speech by Tim Blum. Fellow artist Mark Ryden also made an appearance.

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