Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty opens Saturday at the Japanese American National Museum in downtown Los Angeles. As part of the exhibit, they will feature a selection of contemporary art influenced by all things Hello Kitty. Curated by Jamie Rivadeneira, owner of pop boutique Japan LA, the art of Hello! is represented by artists including Audrey Kawasaki, Brandi Milne, Gary Baseman, Kazuki Takamatsu, kozyndan, Simone Lego for tokidoki and more! Here is a preview of some of the art you can expect to see!
Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty
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