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Reflecting on Yayoi Kusama’s ‘Narcissus Garden’

Yayoi Kusama Cosmic Nature piece

Today is the 56th anniversary of Yayoi Kusama’s controversial exhibit, Narcissus Garden! The Japanese contemporary artist was actually barred from participating in the exhibit, which involved 1,500 mirrored plastic orbs placed on the ground that Yayoi sold to passersby. It originally took place at the 33rd Venice Biennale near the Italian Pavilion.read more.

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The Memory Orchard: Susan Alexandra’s Flagship Store

First, a walk on Hester Street through Chinatown on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, and then, fittingly, a turn onto Orchard Street.

The street name is suddenly fitting again because now – turning at that corner – the eye is immediately drawn to a larger-than-life glittering watermelon slice – beaded entirely of round, plastic faceted beads – in place of a traditional storefront blade sign.read more.

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Spend 2022 with Saimaiyu Akesuk’s Whimsical Arctic Animals

This holiday season, we’re excited to introduce Pomegranate, a publishing and printing company that offers its customers “art you can bring home.” In celebration of Pomegranate’s commitment to inclusivity, we’re excited to spotlight some of the brilliant women artists in their catalogue! Read more about Pomegranate below!read more.

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Crafting Femininity at NYC’s Museum of Art and Design

Cowan's Dance of the Pacific Coast Highway at Sunset at Craft Front and Center
Craft Front and Center is about a love of material and its expressive potential, and not a room full of “women’s work.”
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Yayoi Kusama Sculptures Inspire More Than Joy at ‘Cosmic Nature’

Yayoi Kusama Cosmic Nature piece
The takeaway from Yayoi Kusama's Cosmic Nature is as uplifting as the buoyant polka dots and primary colors promise.
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