Takashi Murakami on Fukushima, Instagram, and his Custom Wardrobe
Takashi Murakami, master of the post-anime "superflat" aesthetic, has brought his older work into dialogue with some ambitious new projects, transforming the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow—and several other museums—into wild visual playpens.
How Girls Are Infiltrating Japan's Boy-Dominated Nerd Culture
In Japan, otaku culture is typically seen as totally male-dominated. But women have always been involved with it, and they're increasingly starting to embrace the term.