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Early days:

Yayoi Kusama is Japanese artist was born on 29th March during the year 1929. Her Paintings, soft sculptures, ecological installations collages this entire contribute to an obsession with model, accumulation and repetition. She describes herself as an "obsessive artist" and is also an available novelist and rhymester, and has produced notable work in pictures and fashion design. She has long struggled with mental illness.

Yayoi Kusama


Personal Details


Yayoi Kusama

Place of birth

Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture

Date of Birth

29th March 1929




avant-garde movement


Polka dots, Collages, Soft Sculptures


Praemium Imperiale one of Japan’s most prestigious prizes


Venice Biennale



   Kusama started to paint by means of polka dots and nets as motifs approximately at the age of ten, and created fantastic paintings in watercolors, pastels and oils. Her show demonstrate a innovative works at the world’s top modern art gallery -- Gagosian Gallery in Manhattan’s Chelsea art region -- is still one more triumph.

Yayoi Kusama Collections:


 Yayoi Infinity

 Yayoi Bed Dots

 Yayoi Aggregation