The Japanese Grand Old Lady Of Art
Yayoi Kusama,83 years old is a Japanese artist and writer.she has worked in a wide variety of media, painting,collage,sculpture,performance art and environmental installations,most of which exhibit her thematic interest in psychedelic colors,repetition and pattern.
A precursor of the pop art,minimalist and feminist art movements,Kusama influenced contemporaries such as Andy Warhol and Claes Oldenburg.Although largely forgotten after departing the New York art scene in the early 1970.Kusama is now acknowledged as one of the most important living artists to come out of Japan and an important voice of the avant garde.
Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama has created a concept store for Louis Vuitton at Selfridges in London.
Here is one of her creations.