Yayoi Kusama's Obsessive Dots Hint at the Future of the Human Mind

78-year old Yayoi Kusama has had a hallucinatory obsession with dots for as long as she can remember. Throughout the hardships she endured as a child—alleged abuse by her mother, suicidal tendencies—all she saw was dots. Vast fields covered with dots, people wearing polka dots, trees wearing polka dots. Instead of… » 1/02/08 7:40am 1/02/08 7:40am