takashi murakami parade floats
takashi murakami parade floats takashi murakami parade floats
nov 25, 2010

takashi murakami parade floats

image via sandraesoroka




among the usual floats in the macy’s thanksgiving day parade were takashi murakami’s kaikai & kiki characters. the japanese designer specially created the giant floating balloons and rode along with them dressed in a green flower costume. macy’s began their collaboration with murakami in 2008, but it wasn’t till this year that he was free to work on the floats. the floats were built in a few months in the macy’s parade workshops and tested thoroughly. murakami didn’t see the final designs until this past wedensday.


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image via sandraesoroka



image via sandraesoroka

  • Reminds me of the parades in the Spiderman- or Batman movies – weird

    max says:
  • ahah wonderful!

    ivan says:
  • I love the shot with the Disney add in the background! Ha ha!

    mawdster says:

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