»Takashi Murakami, the founder of Superflat and Miltos Manetas, the founder of Neen,«
» met in Italy on February 2000 for an exhibition at the Pinksummer Gallery in Genova «
»On Friday February 18th, 2000 «
» gave a lecture together at the Art School in Milan, (Accademia di Brera) «
» invited by professors Giacinto Di Pietrantonio and Laura Cherubini «
» Neither Superflat or Neen exist yet in that point «
» Murakami did eventually introduced Superflat with an exhibition in October 14, 2001 «
» at the Walker Art Center «
» and Manetas presented Neen at the Gagosian Gallery in New York in May 2000 «
» But it was during their meeting «
» in Milan «
» Where the two artists would eventually defined- in front of the public «
» the basic ideas for the two art movements «