Kusama – Infinity (Movie 3 of 2019) A tale of trial, perseverance, and fragility

3.75/5 My 2018 mission of seeing all the female directed films continues into 2019 with Kusama – Infinity. This is a documentary about artist Yayoi Kusama by Heather Lenz. I like seeing documentaries about people I really don’t know much about. I’d heard of Yayoi Kusama – but what I knew was: Japanese, dots, lives in a mental hospital, and that I’d read this article in Vice which left me with the impression that she might be a little bit racist. The film by offers a fascinating look at Kusama’s life, art, and travails – especially in relation to the …

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