In these excerpts from Kusama: Princess of Polka Dots directed by Heather Lenz, artist Yayoi Kusama, gallerist Richard Castellone, and Tate Curator Frances Morris discuss Kusama's childhood in Japan, her move to New York, and the themes of infinity and accumulation in her work.
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