Sat 20 September 2008, Financial Times

The art market: Talent-spotting in Tokyo

By Georgina Adam
Japanese superstar Takashi Murakami was in top form at the latest Geisai art fair, held in Tokyo last week. After energetically opening the vast, one-day jamboree, he bounced around the event in a black happi coat and his trademark baggy shorts and samurai-style ponytail, posing with the young hopefuls who were showing their art.