Fifty-five works. Three decades. One visionary. The Vancouver Art Gallery presents the first-ever retrospective in Canada for international art icon Takashi Murakami, February 3 – May 6, 2018.
Featuring 55 remarkable works, some newly created for the presentation in Vancouver, Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg offers a critical and serious meditation on the current state of Japanese society in the midst of a complex, global world, while highlighting Murakami’s important role as a committed and often conflicted commentator on cultural production.… <-- continue reading -->