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Takashi Murakami: An Arrow through History

Takashi Murakami An Arrow through History

May 13 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until June 25, 2022

Gagosian UES
980 Madison Avenue at East 76th Street
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

FREE

See new works by Takashi Murakam in three simultaneous presentations spanning two of Gagosian’s New York galleries, at 976 and 980 Madison Avenue, and bridging the physical and digital realms. Look for distinctive personalities in walls of pixelated flowers with faces. See digitally modeled NFT avatars in meticulously detailed, hand-painted portraits and full-scale figurative sculptures

A virtual reality digital rendering of the 976 and 980 Madison Avenue gallerie is accessible online via gagosian.com or through a VR headset and allows access to the entire exhibition from anywhere in the world. Visitors on-site can activate numerous custom Snapchat Lenses to view augmented-reality animations in each gallery and on the building’s exterior.

Expect long lines; ones for art, and one to purchase NFTs/clothes. Queue for entry to 980 Madison is on the corner of 77th street, queue for entry to 976 Madison is on the corer of 76th street.

Tuesday-Saturday 10 am–6 pm

Takashi Murakami: An Arrow through History

See new works by Takashi Murakam in three simultaneous presentations spanning two of Gagosian’s New York galleries, at 976 and 980 Madison Avenue, and bridging the physical and digital realms. Look for distinctive personalities in walls of pixelated flowers with faces. See digitally modeled NFT avatars in meticulously detailed, hand-painted portraits and full-scale figurative sculptures

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Hex & Co Board Game Cafe UES

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