Yoshitomo Nara - Portrait of the artist, image via Japantimes

Yoshitomo Nara

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Collectors' Tip, Top Lists   |   Elena Martinique

Since many designer toys are taking their rightful place as pieces of art, here is a list of some of the pieces created by some of your favorite visual artists.

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Galleries in Focus, Interviews   |   Amy Lin

Kumi Gallery Director in an exclusive interview talks about the desirability of art from contemporary Japan for the Western art market and much more.

Romina Ressia - Fish, 2014. Image via rominaressiaph.com
Top Lists   |   Eli Anapur

We have comprised a list of 10 powerful portraits of women ready to collect, inspired by various historical periods, styles, and political messages.

Yoshitomo Nara - Your Dog, 2002
Design   |   Maria R

All the complexity and importance of the kawaii with emphasis on its influence in art and art related practices, in Japan and worldwide.

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Art Fairs   |   Elena Martinique

FIAC Paris 2016, one of the world’s leading international art fairs, will once again bring together all the major players in the art market.

Yoshitomo Nara. Image by Satoko Kawasaki via japantimes.co.jp
Top Lists   |   Angie Kordic

Why is a group of contemporary artists still creating falsely naive, child-like artworks? Read about the curious faux naif art and those creating it today.

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Collectors' Tip, Top Lists   |   Lorenzo Pereira

Take a look at seven Chinese young art collectors whose careers you should definitely follow!

Takashi Murakami and his Superflat Collection. Photo by Kentaro Hirao

Takashi Murakami's eclecting private art collection soon on view at Yokohama Museum of Art - see which contemporary artists and artwork are going Superflat