• Watch Takashi Murakami Create Flower Prints and Calligraphy Using Recycled Coffee Filters

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    Takashi Murakami found creative fuel amid the chaotic time of coronavirus , forming a new practice out of creating prints and calligraphy on recycled Chemex coffee filters. Murakami began making work using the unconventional medium a few weeks ago in his Miyoshi studio - located just an hour north of Tokyo, Japan. In an exclusive seven-minute-long video, the Superflat master showed HYPEBEAST his printmaking and lettering abilities using the dried paper filters. Murakami's process begins in the early morning with brewing coffee, preferring a light roast. He then places the used coffee...
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