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Takashi Murakami coming to Ibiza, thanks to Guy Laliberte

Takashi Murakami coming to Ibiza, thanks to Guy Laliberte

The psychedelic pop art of Takashi Murakami is coming to the Spanish island of Ibiza this summer thanks in large part to one of the artist's biggest fans -- Guy Laliberté, the billionaire co-founder of Cirque du Soleil. Murakami's work -- known for its bright colors and playful appropriation of manga and anime imagery -- is scheduled to go on display at four different venues on Ibiza starting June 24 in a project organized by the Los Angeles-based Blum & Poe gallery, which represents the artist. The exhibition will coincide with Ibiza's busy summer season that has traditionally drawn thousands of well-heeled tourists to the island's...

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