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design miami/ 08 preview: kaikai kiki
nov 16, 2008
design miami/ 08 preview: kaikai kiki


takashi murakami – flower ball gigantic stuffed animal (prototype), 2008
polyester, cotton, 2.5m diameter (depicted prototype .6m diameter)
©takashi murakami/kaikai kiki co., ltd. all rights reserved.

kaikai kiki at design miami/ 2008

3930 ne 2nd avenue, miami
december 3 – december 6, 2008

kaikai kiki will be participated in design miami for the first time this year. the studio will present a number
of decorative and functional object designed by takashi murakami. the works are based on murakami’s
art and present his vision of a ‘superflat’ world, in which there is no distinction between high and low
cultures. among the items on show are gigantic plush flowerball cushions, carpets, wallpaper, a sofa,
and fine jewelry based on murakami’s signature flower motif. rings and charms will also feature the
flowers and other well-known kaikai kiki imagery, like the dokuro skull with flower eyes and the kinoko
multi-eyed mushroom.

http://www.designmiami.com
http://english.kaikaikiki.co.jp


kinoko charm, 2008 & dokuro ring, 2008 (sterling silver)
©2008 takashi murakami/kaikai kiki co., ltd. all rights reserved.


flower triple charm, 2008
sterling silver
©2008 takashi murakami/kaikai kiki co., ltd. all rights reserved

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