In an impressive display of new work, enigmatic artist Yayoi Kusama’s recently opened solo show, ‘I Who Have Arrived In Heaven‘, at David Zwirner Gallery in New York. Although now in her 80s, the prolific artist is showing an impressive mass of work that plays to her distinguishing themes of universal infinity, endlessness, and the cosmic realms. There are twenty-seven new large-scale paintings, two immersive sculptural rooms and a video installation that spans across the gallery’s three consecutive locations.

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Kusama’s amalgamation of pop and minimalist art have manifested as hypnotic architectural interventions within the gallery, dizzying visitors into an illuminated maze of sound, light, and colour. In one room inflatable tentacle like forms covered in the Kusama’s trademark polka dots create a kaleidoscopic backdrop, whilst the artist’s voice can be simultaneously heard reciting a Japanese love poem.

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Images courtesy of David Zwirner Gallery.

Yayoi Kusama – I Who Have Arrived In Heaven is on now at David Zwirner’s three galleries in Chelsea at 519, 525 and 533 West 19th Street until 21 December.