The Yayoi Kusama exhibit “My Soul Blooms Forever” is running until March 1st, and you should check it out if you’re in Doha!

Exploring the beauty of nature and celebrating Qatar’s cultural movement, the exhibition is taking place around the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA). Iconic artworks are spread out on the grounds of the museum; large-scale artworks, sculptures, and plants takeover with the iconic Kusama polka-dots can’t be missed.

‘Flowers That Speak All about My Heart Given to the Sky’ (2018)- Installation view, My Soul Blooms Forever, Museum of Islamic Art.
© YAYOI KUSAMA. Courtesy David Zwirner, Ota Fine Arts, and Victoria Miro.

Seven artworks are being shown at the Louis-Vuitton sponsored exhibition and among these, several pieces are being shown for the first time in the region.

‘Flowers That Speak All about My Heart Given to the Sky’ (2018) | Installation on view
© Iwan Baan artwork © Yayoi Kusama, courtesy David Zwirner, Ota Fine Arts, Victoria Miro 

The exhibition of Yayoi Kusama’s are programmed at MIA in Doha until March 1st, 2023, marking the 10 anniversary of Qatar’s Years of Culture program.

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