Author(s): Melissa Chiu & Miwako Tezuka
This first major monograph on the work of artist Yoshitomo Nara assembles the paintings, sculptures, photographs and drawings that have garnered him international acclaim, art celebrity status, and his very own cult of devoted followers.
Melissa Chiu and Miwako Tezuka are the director and associate curator of the Asia Society Museum and co-curators of the 2010 exhibition. Midori Matusi is a noted Japanese art critic. Michael Wilson is an associate editor for Artforum magazine. Hideki Toyoshima founded graf design collective, which has collaborated with Nara on multiple installations.