What if Picasso had gone to the Moon? Or Andy Warhol or Michael Jackson or John Lennon? What about Coco Chanel? These are all artists that I adore.
Ever since I was a kid, I have loved the Moon. It's always there and continues to inspire humanity.
Unfortunately, the general interest in art among the Japanese is very low compared to that of Western countries. I would love to be able to correct that by bringing many more pieces of interesting artwork to Japan.
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, who is due to fly around the moon in 2023 as the first private passenger with Elon Musk’s SpaceX, is in search for a girlfriend to join him on a voyage to outer space. “As feelings of loneliness and emptiness slowly begin to surge upon me, there’s one thing that I think about: continuing to love one woman”, said Maezawa on a website for applicants.
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