Japan: 'Queen of polka dots' museum opens

A museum celebrating the work of the Japanese artist known as the 'queen of polka dots' has opened in Tokyo.

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    A museum celebrating the work of the Japanese artist known as the 'queen of polka dots' has opened in Tokyo.

    Yayoi Kusama's career has spanned more than seven decades. Her work commands some of the highest prices of any living female artist.

    Al Jazeera's Rob McBride reports from Tokyo.


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