Takashi Murakami

20.10.2011 - 07.01.2012


  • Left: "Monopink Untitled (MP19)", ca. 1962 / Dry pigment and synthetic resin on fabric on panel / 92 x 72 cm / 36 1/4 x 28 1/2 inches / Unique Middle: "Monochrome Blue Untitled (IKB 67)", 1959 / Dry pigment and synthetic resin on fabric on panel / 92 x 73 cm / 36 1/2 x 28 3/4 inches / Unique Right: "Monogold Untitled (MG 8)", 1962 / Dry pigment, gold leaf...  

    Photograph: André Morin  

  • Through 11 paintings, 9 of which have been created for the show, Takashi Murakami juxtaposes his work directly with Klein’s, producing monochromes in the same size as the originals. The gallery will also exhibit 3 small Klein monochromes especially for this occasion («Untitled Blue Monochrome (IKB 67)», «Untitled Monogold (MG 8)», «Untitled Pink...  

     

  • Left: "MPGMP, 1960->2011", 2011 / Acrylic on canvas mounted on board / 199 x 153 cm / 6.6 feet x 60 1/4 inches / Unique Middle: "MCBST, 1960->2011", 2011 / Acrylic on canvas mounted on board / 199 x 153 cm / 6.6 feet x 60 1/4 inches / Unique Right: "MGF, 1960->2011", 2011 / Acrylic and gold leaf on canvas mounted on board / 199 x 153 cm / 6.6 feet x 60...  

     

  • Left: "MCRST, 1962→2011", 2011 / Acrylic on canvas / mounted on board 92 x 72 cm / 36 1/4 x 28 1/2 inches / Unique Middle:"MCBST,1959→2011", 2011 / Acrylic on canvas mounted on board / 92 x 73 cm / 36 1/4 x 28 3/4 inches / Unique Right: "MGST, 1962→2011", 2011 / Acrylic and gold leaf on canvas mounted on board / 81,5 x 72 cm / 32 x 28 1/2 inches...  

    Photograph: André Morin  

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  • Left: "RE 32 Pink Sponge Relief", 1961 / pure pigment with synthetic resin, natural sponges and pebbles on wood panel / 90 x 78 x 7 cm / 35 1/2 x 30 3/4 x 2 3/4 inches / UniqueMiddle: "RE 39 Do, do, do" (Blue Sponge Relief), 1960 / pure pigment with synthetic resin, natural sponges and pebbles on board / 93x74x7cm/361/2x291/4inches / UniqueRight:"RE 33...  

    Photograph: André Morin  

  • Left: "IKB MBST, 1960->2011", 2011 / Acrylic on canvas mounted on board / 199 x 153 cm / 6.6 feet x 60 1/4 inches / Unique Right: "Azure", 1991 / Natural mineral pigment, hide glue, japanese washi paper on wooden panel / 140 x 130 x 4,5 cm / 55 1/4 x 51 1/4 x 1 3/4 inches / Unique  

    Photograph: André Morin  

  • Left: "Rose II", 1995 / Gold and silver on wood, lacquer / 43,5 x 32 cm (x 3) / 17 1/4 x 12 inches (x 3) / Unique Right: "An Homage to IKB, 1957 B", 2011 / Acrylic and platinum leaf on canvas mounted on aluminum frame / 78 x 56 cm / 30 3/4 x 22 inches / Unique"An Homage to IKB, 1957 C", 2011 / Acrylic and platinum leaf on canvas mounted on aluminum frame /...  

    Photograph: André Morin  

  • YVES KLEIN "Monochrome Blue Untitled (IKB 67)" 1959  

    Courtesy: Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin        

  • YVES KLEIN "Monogold Untitled (MG 8)" 1962  

    Courtesy: Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin        

  • YVES KLEIN "Monopink Untitled (MP19)" ca. 1962  

    Courtesy: Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin        



"Homage to Yves Klein"

Galerie Perrotin Paris 76 rue de Turenne



With the kind support of All Nippon Airways






PRESS

ARTIST INFO



1 405 people have come to the opening.

In total 16 724 people have seen this show (56 days opening included, daily average 299, without opening 279).
   


Courtesy Galerie Perrotin