Yayoi Kusama and her work have taken over New York this summer. The Whitney is hosting a retrospective of her work, but you better hurry before it close at the end of the month, Louis Vuitton stores are offering accessories with her trademark dots,unfortunately the windows are down by now and her 2004 installation "Guidepost to the New Space" is still on view in Hudson River Park, where Christopher Street ends.
At The Whitney
Louis Vuitton's collection with Kusama, includes an extensive range of shoes, bags, dresses, and scarves, all reflecting Kusama’s distinctive aesthetic. The collaboration is Vuitton’s most extensive with an artist ever.
"Guidepost to the New Space"
Now Ms. Kusama has created an artwork that doubles as netting for a condo construction site in the Meatpacking district on West 14th Street.