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Takashi Murakami

 (born 1962)
Takashi Murakami is active/lives in New York, California / Japan.  Takashi Murakami is known for sculpture-installation, female dolls.

Biography  
Takashi Murakami


Murakami made his debut as a modern artist with the 1991 solo exhibition "Takashi, Tamiya."  In 1994 he was invited to New York to participate in the P.S.1 International Studio Program on a fellowship grant from the Rockefeller Foundation Asian Cultural Council, and founded his N.Y. studio during this stay.

He returned to Japan the following year, 1995, and founded the HIRPON FACTORY in Asaka City, Saitama, as a production studio to help create his own works, as well as nurture and handle production for young artists.  In 1998 he was invited to join the New Genre curriculum of the UCLA art department as guest professor (www.hiropon-factory.com).

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About  Takashi Murakami

Born:  1962 - Tokyo, Japan
Known for:  sculpture-installation, female dolls