Yayoi Kusama Heads to NYC for Largest Exhibition Yet


| LAST UPDATE 05/16/2023

By Bernadette Forster
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Get ready to be awestruck by the brilliance of Yayoi Kusama, the legendary Japanese artist whose work has earned her worldwide recognition and a place alongside celebrated artists like Picasso and Basquiat. She is now bringing her mesmerizing artwork to New York City for her largest exhibition yet, in collaboration with gallerist David Zwirner.

Located at West 19th Street in Chelsea, the exhibition spans across three rooms showcasing Kusama's most impactful work. Visitors are already lining up around the block for the first-come, first-serve exhibition that promises to unveil some of Kusama's most iconic pieces. One of the most captivating pieces in the exhibition is Kusama's Dreaming of Earth’s Sphericity, I Would Offer My Love infinity room. This stunning piece is one of Kusama's most extensive works and is built inside an abstract box with geometrical windows that allow natural light in. The result is a mesmerizing experience that leaves visitors spellbound and wanting more.

Yayoi Kusama pumpkin NYC
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In addition to her signature pumpkins, the exhibition features 35 new EVERY DAY I PRAY FOR LOVE paintings, each adorned with Kusama's recognizable speckled decor. Finally, Kusama's monstrous flowers and signature pumpkins close the show, designed with exposed walkways for viewers to navigate, appreciate, and interact with. This exhibition is a dream come true for any art enthusiast out there. Head down to West 19th Street and take a look inside Yayoi Kusama’s New York City exhibition by David Zwirner. You'll be in awe of Kusama's stunning artwork, which has become one of the most influential and innovative works of our time. Her captivating artwork has redefined the boundaries of traditional art, and her unique style has inspired millions across the globe.

Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to experience the brilliance of Kusama, who has become a legend in her own right. The exhibition will leave you feeling inspired and uplifted, with memories that will last a lifetime. Head down to West 19th Street and witness the magic of Yayoi Kusama's largest exhibition yet!

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