Since its inception in 1854, Louis Vuitton has maintained a close relationship with the world of art. Following this tradition, reinforced under the artistic direction of Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton has created a collection inspired by and dedicated to the Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama.
This exhibition invites viewers to enter the world of Kusama has been traveling from the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia in Madrid at the Centre Pompidou in Paris and the Tate Modern in London is coming to the Whitney Museum in New York which opened on Tuesday 10th July.
Louis Vuitton pays tribute to this exceptional artist who feels deep admiration Marc Jacobs. A collection that plays the most emblematic works of Kusama, who sees his life as "a mole of moles lost among millions." So, this line of supplements is starring moles. Countless spots around the world to get their message: Love Forever.
The iconic Louis Vuitton handbags, the collection of ready-to-wear, shoes, accessories, watches and jewelery have become the ideal canvas for organic prints and series of Kusama. Ons in bright colors like red or yellow.
It was in 2006 when Jacobs met in Tokyo Yayoi Kusama. As a collector of art, is an admirer of the paintings and sculptures by Kusama. In fact, a photo of this meeting are decorates the wall of the studio Kusama in Tokyo:
The obsessive nature and innocence of his work I was thrilled. Get to share their vision with us.