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This Unique Art Exhibition in Tokyo is Now Open to the Public!

Yayoi Kusama (草間彌生) is a world-renowned avant-garde artist who has worked in a wide variety of medias. All exhibit her deep interest in patterns, repetition, and psychedelic colors. One of her latest exhibitions is called “Yayoi Kusama: My Eternal Soul (わが永遠の魂)”, which reflects her lifelong preoccupation with the infinite and sublime, including the twin themes…

Toshiyuki Yamazaki, The One and Only Japanese Professional Pencil Sculptor!

There is only one professional pencil sculptor in Japan and his name is Toshiyuki Yamazaki (山崎利幸). He makes amazing miniature sculptures out of pencil lead. Before becoming a professional pencil sculptor, Yamazaki was a stock broker. He learned of pencil sculpting in America via television, which led to his interest in the art. At first,…