Japanese artist Toshiko Horiuchi-MacAdam is considered one of Japan’s leading fiber artists, using knitting and crochet as the foundation for much of her work.
Her website explains that she specializes in “creating large, interactive textile environments that function both as imaginative and vibrant explorations of color and form, at the same time as providing thrilling play environments.”
Takashi Murakami, My arms and legs rot off and though my blood rushes forth, the tranquility of my heart shall be prized above all. (Red blood, black blood, blood that is not blood), 2007. Acrylic and platinum leaf on canvas mounted on board, signage in platinum and gold leaf, 71 x 84 x 2 in. (180.34 x 213.36 x 5.08 cm). The Broad Collection, LA.