Yayoi Kusama Rank
About Yayoi Kusama
Yayoi Kusama channelled her childhood hallucinations into something positive by recreating what she saw into artwork. The Japanese contemporary artist has specialised in installation art, sculpture, painting, fashion, drawing and performance art.
Kusama first garnered success in Japan in the 1950s through her now-trademark polka dots art pieces. She later became a prominent icon of the pop art movement of the 1960s in New York City. She started writing novels, poems and short stories after moving back to Japan.
She was raised in a plant nursery-owning family of merchants. She suffered trauma from her childhood due to her mother, Shigeru Kusama sending her to spy on her father, Kamon Okamura’s extramarital affairs several times. She has one child. She has been very vocal about her struggle with her mental health.
Kusama has been a recipient of the Praemium Imperiale, the Asahi Prize and the Person of Cultural Merit.
In 2014, her art piece, the “White No. 28” was bought for $7.1 million at an auction.
Yayoi Kusama Rank
F.A.Q. about Yayoi Kusama
When is her birthday?
Yayoi Kusama's birthday is on March 22, 1929.
In how many days is her birthday?
Yayoi's birthday is in 114 days
How old is she?
She is 92 years old.
Where is Yayoi from?
She was born in Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan.
Yayoi Kusama's Popularity
Yayoi Kusama is a famous Japanese artist, who was born on March 22, 1929. As a person born on this date, Yayoi Kusama is listed in our database as the 39th most popular celebrity for the day (March 22) and the 53rd most popular for the year (1929).
People born on March 22 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Yayoi Kusama is the 1394th most popular Aries.
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