31 Aug '12, 5pm

babfari: Louis Vuitton - Yayoi Kusama vía @FashSoundtrack [Like it?...

babfari: Louis Vuitton - Yayoi Kusama vía @FashSoundtrack [Like it?...

Art inspires fashion, fashion inspires music, music inspires art – there you have 3 degrees of separation. So why has it taken so long for a brand to notice Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama? Fashion Soundtrack’s visit to the Tate Modern in February left us dotty and amazed by Kusama’s light installations. Yayoi’s abstract expressionism first caught attention after she covered naked hippies in painted dots for body festivals in the 60′s. Kusama was extremely avant garde and inspirationally still creates art work from her psychiatric ward, a place she admitted herself to in 1977.

Full article: http://fashionsoundtrack.com/2012/08/31/louis-vuitton-yay...

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Louis Vuitton Yayoi Kusama 2nd Collection

Louis Vuitton Yayoi Kusama 2nd Collection

hypebeast.com 31 Aug '12, 5am

‘ admiration for eccentric Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama is well known. A passionate art collector, the designer was alread...

Louis Vuitton + Yayoi Kusama Capsule Bag Collection

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stupiddope.com 31 Aug '12, 5pm

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SoRaspy: Louis Vuitton Yayoi Kusama 2nd Collection: Marc Jacobs‘ admiration for eccentric Japanese artist Yayoi

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soraspy.com 01 Sep '12, 6pm

‘ admiration for eccentric Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama is well known. A passionate art collector, the designer was alread...

Louis Vuitton and Yayoi Kusama exploring polka dot – defined design

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pursuitist.com 31 Aug '12, 8pm

Mirroring the collection, the store provides visitors with a fairytale-like space. Large perforated lamps float over the d...

Louis Vuitton & Kusama’s concept store in Selfr...

luxurylaunches.com 01 Sep '12, 1pm

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Louis Vuitton and Yayoi Kusama's polka dot infused concept store at Selfridges.

Louis Vuitton and Yayoi Kusama's polka dot infu...

notcot.org 30 Aug '12, 9pm

Louis Vuitton and Yayoi Kusama's polka dot infused concept store at Selfridges.

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dezeen.com 30 Aug '12, 11am

Fashion brand Louis Vuitton has collaborated with Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama to create a collection of dotty garments fe...

Louis Vuitton at Selfridges London by Yayoi Kusama

Louis Vuitton at Selfridges London by Yayoi Kusama

contemporist.com 30 Aug '12, 11pm

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Check out the @LouisVuitton_US x Yayoi Kusama Bag Collection, releasing September 2012, here...

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highsnobiety.com 30 Aug '12, 10am

This summer the first part of the Yayoi Kusama for Louis Vuitton Collection has launched, consisting of clothing and small...

Yayoi Kusama for Louis Vuitton at Selfridges

frameweb.com 03 Sep '12, 10am

To celebrate Yayoi Kusama’s new collection for Louis Vuitton, seven major store takeovers are launching worldwide – the la...

A celebration was held at Printemps for Louis Vuitton’s new collaboration with Yayoi Kusama

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wwd.com 05 Sep '12, 3pm

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Louis Vuitton Yayoi Kusama Stores Pop Up Around the World

Louis Vuitton Yayoi Kusama Stores Pop Up Around...

mymodernmet.com 25 Aug '12, 3pm

Back in May, when Louis Vuitton announced that their latest artist collaboration would be with polka-dot crazy Japanese ar...

[Video] Louis Vuitton: Yayoi Kusama “Her Story:...

nerdlike.com 26 Aug '12, 5pm

showcases Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, whom the brand has been collaborating with over the course of the year. Known for ...