Jennifer Lena (whatisthewhat.wordpress.com) and Peter Levin (rethinkingmarkets.org) continue our discussion of art and markets, with an emphasis on Takashi Murakami, music, and the devaluation of cultural goods. Probably NSFW, if very explicit anime sculpture counts.
Some links to our references:
Moment of Clarity, Jay Z lyrics: ohhla.com/anonymous/jigga/theblack/clarity.jyz.txt
Good Morning, Kanye West video: youtube.com/watch?v=w0RdyDiIH_0
Murakami for LV: youtube.com/watch?v=Mha26vA-tkw
Takashi Murakami's site: takashimurakami.com
My Lonesome Cowboy @ Sotheby's: sothebys.com/app/live/lot/LotDetail.jsp?sale_number=N08441&live_lot_id=9