Yayoi Kusama b. 1929
Kusama's Self-Obliteration (1967)
Only the film Kusama's Self-Obliteration can today still give an idea of the energy and radicality with which Yayoi Kusama provoked the New York art world of the late 1960s with her performances.The film documents the legendary 'nude happenings' of these years, and has been shown at numerous international film festivals and awarded several prizes.