The Japanese artist Takashi Murakami combines highly refined classical Japanese painting techniques with distinctive Pop sensibilities. Known for his “Superflat” style, directly influenced by manga and anime, the artist creates works that explode with color and playfulness. For the 2015–16 ski season, in collaboration with Aspen Skiing Company, Murakami has produced four unique images, all of which embody his trademark visual aesthetic.
Activity<br><br> An obituary is the written story of someone’s life that appears in a newspaper after they die. It’s the whole account of their life, from beginning to end, and it’s meant to be true. But, of course, it’s only one version. There might be many different versions of the same story, depending on who tells it. Thinking about writing someone’s story is a way of looking at this slippery, complicated, and fun relationship between fact and fiction.
Think of a person whose life story you’d like to tell. It could be your hero or heroine, your mom or dad,…
Tuesday–Sunday, 10 AM–6 PM
General operating support is provided by Colorado Creative Industries. CCI and its activities are made possible through an annual appropriation from the Colorado General Assembly and federal funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.