takashi murakami solo exhibition

Takashi Murakami solo exhibition "The 500 Arhats"

It opened October 31, 2015 - March 6, 2016 at Mori art museum, Tokyo.

It is one of the most important exhibition in Japan.

It has been 14 years since last solo exhibition in Japan.


"The 500 Arhats" is his masterpiece.

This size is 302cm × 1000cm. It is a hundred meter-long painting.

Acrylic on canvas mounted on board.

It is impressive huge painting.

It was made after the Great East Japan Earthquake of 2011.

This art work expresses his view of life and death.


Then, this exhibition has many his new art works.


Text Ryuki Yamamato

Photos Credit Ryuki Yamamato