Murakami Has Gone Wicked and I Loved it!

By Virginia Villari Takashi Murakami’s solo show at Gagosian Gallery blew my mind. Mostly because I was not expecting what I saw. The artist’s well known candy world of joyful characters gave way to a multi-layered unsettling universe populated by spirits, demons and otherworldly creatures. “In the Land of the Dead, Stepping on the Tail…