Ekphrasis for Yayoi Kusama

An ekphrasis is a poem describing a piece of art such as a painting or a statue. Yayoi Kusama is a Japanese contemporary artist. I loved her sculpture of a flower and wrote an ekphrasis about it.

Yayoi’s Flower in the Woods at Crystal Bridges

lime-green serpent stem

red/white polk-a-dot petalsYayoi Kusama flower

Please Feed Me, Seymour

Wonderland, Wonka, Whoville

A Technicolor Triffid