With a career that has spanned nearly six decades and continues to stretch onward into the future and which has certainly inspired some of the most well-known artists of our time – the Japanese artist, Yayoi Kusama has been referenced multiple times as quite possibly the most influential living female artist ever. In an arena typically dominated by men such as Van Gogh, Warbol, Picasso and the like, Kusama stands out as an epic keystone – the very foundations atop which so many modern artist built their creations. Her successes spread across many fields, including film, performance art, literature, fashion, sculpture and installations. With such a burgeoning repertoire, she holds many accolades and accomplishments that also help her to stand out as a giant among artists.
Enjoy our exclusive interview with Yayoi Kusama in our FALL 2015 issue, available at a Barnes & Noble store near you!