Takashi Murakami Exhibition at the Château de Versailles - I know purists would like to keep the site void of modern influences but the contrast is striking!  That said, Découvrez l’univers de l’artiste japonais Takashi Murakami à l’occasion d’une exposition exceptionnelle. Image via Ganymede2009.
I'm totally turned on by eclectic interiors and this one takes the cake. Surprisingly, Murakami's colorful, cartoony, animated rococo exuberance perfectly compliments the gilded, glittering, decadent rococo of the palace. Don't you think Marie Antoinette would look smashing with this sculpture perched ever so delicately upon her powdered wig? The exhibition runs from September 14 through December 12, 2010. I think a field trip is in order...

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1 comments

  1. Abbe // September 12, 2010 at 3:35 PM

    omigod, this is too fucking amazing for words. I would do a field trip, not entirely joking either...