Yayoi Kusama

An Instagram user documented the artwork being whisked away as Typhoon Krosa approached Japan’s Naoshima island

By Frieze News Desk

Shows featuring counterfeit work by the Japanese artist Kusama and her compatriot Takashi Murakami, have appeared in at least six Chinese cities

In further news: Glasgow School of Art to be rebuilt; Philadelphia Museum of Art gets a Frank Gehry-designed restaurant

Elsewhere: MoMaCha cafe says MoMA is not ‘truly famous’; selfie-fanatics create chaos at Kusama show, the latest in art world madness

By In the Name of Art

An early painting by the Japanese artist has been estimated at USD$7–10 million ahead of a Sotheby’s sale in New York

In further news: London’s Southbank Centre launches club night ‘Concrete Lates’; Anselm Kiefer creates first US site-specific outdoor sculpture

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Yayoi Kusama to open her own museum; Confederate monuments removed in Baltimore; David Roberts Art Foundation to leave London

Yayoi Kusama to be immortalized in wax; Anicka Yi awarded the 2016 Hugo Boss Prize; Edinburgh's Inverleith House to close

Various venues, Seto Inland Sea, Japan

By Edward Ball

Deborah de Robertis, a self-portrait and a cactus: the Chinese artist shares five images that are important to him

By Chen Fei
Yayoi Kusama Horse Play  in Woodstock, a happening, 1967

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