Madness and illusions – artist Yayoi Kusama

Madness and illusions - artist Yayoi Kusama
Yayoi Kusama

Yayoi Kusama, born in 1929, is a prolific avant-garde artist and writer who has never stopped being avant-garde.



Due to mental illness, she has been hallucinating dots since she was a child.

Some
of her work involves installations in rooms covered in colored dots or
with walls of mirrors and hanging, color-changing LED lights.

Madness and illusions - artist Yayoi Kusama
"I’m Here, But Nothing"

Madness and illusions - artist Yayoi Kusama
"Aftermath of Obliteration of Eternity"

Madness and illusions - artist Yayoi Kusama
"Infinity Mirror Room –
Filled with the Brilliance of Life"

A short biography of Yayoi Kusama

– Her bio>>

– An interview, in Bomb Magazine, 1999>>
– Yayoi Kusama’s site>
– Yayoi Kusama, Poul Webb Art Blog>>

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