Have you ever had a goal that seemed impossible? Contemporary artist Yayoi Kusama (yah-yoy koo-sahmah) proves that if you keep trying, you can overcome any obstacle. Faced with one hurdle after another, Kusama kept making art and found her way to international fame. “No matter what happened, I went on drawing and painting, piling up a tremendous number of works in stacks that spiraled to the ceiling,” she remembers. Today, the artist’s polka-dot- covered artworks are among the most recognizable in the world.
Have you ever wanted to do something that seemed impossible? Contemporary artist Yayoi Kusama (yah-yoy koo-sah-mah) has. She proves that hard work can help you through difficult times. Kusama has faced many challenges. But she kept making art and became a famous artist. “No matter what happened, I went on drawing and painting,” she says. Today, Kusama’s art is known all around the world.