“Draw!” Manga Exhibition -Drawing Manga!-Lines,Panels,Kyara is held at Takasaki City Art-Museum.
© Saito Takawo © KIYOHIKO AZUMA/YOTUBA SUTAZIO
Period : February 11, 2016 – April 10, 2016
Venue : Takasaki City Art-Museum
(110-27 Yashima-machi, Takasaki, Gunma)
Hours : 10:00-18:00 (last admission: 17:30) *10:00 – 20:00 only on Friday (last admission: 19:30)
Holidays : Feb. 12, Feb. 15, Feb. 22, Feb. 29, Mar. 7, Mar. 14, Mar. 22, Mar. 23 and Apr. 4
Exhibitors : Fujio Akatsuka, Shotaro Ishinomori, Tezuka Osamu, Fujio Fujiko, Hideko Mizuno,
Kiyohiko Azuma, Takao Saito, Kazuhiko Shimamoto, Keiko Takemiya, Kota Hirano,
PEACH-PIT, A-ko Mutsu, Daijiro Morohoshi
Admission fee : Adult: 600 yen (500)* yen
High school & University student: 300 yen (250)* yen *group rate
Free admission for junior highschooler and younger, people at the age of 65 or older, person with physically
disabled certificate and his/her career (1).
50% discount of admission fee is offered to repeaters subject to showing the stub (except the stub of fee
Focusing on the essential elements of manga: drawing, showing, and enjoying, the exhibition introduces sophisticated drawing skills and time backgrounds of respective mang artists. The audience will find out the possibility of manga as a form of culture which has developed since the postwar years.
Part 1 : All dreams were created on paper just with pen.
In this part, precious works by manga giants in his/her early days were introduced.
Fujio Akatsuka, Shotaro Ishinomori, Tezuka Osamu, Fujio Fujiko (A), Hideko Mizuno
Part 2 : The drawing skills of manga masters
In this part, works by today’s top eight manga artists are displayed and theirs unique drawing skills are introduced on the panels.
Kiyohiko Azuma, Takao Saito, Kazuhiko Shimamoto, Keiko Takemiya, Kota Hirano, PEACH-PIT, A-ko Mutsu Daijiro Mrohoshi
For further information about the exhibition and events related to the exhibition, check the website of Takasaki City Art-Museum.
Contact : Takasaki City Art-Museum
Organized by Takasaki City Art-Museum
Supported by Asahi Newspaper Maebashi Head Branch, Kyodo News Maebashi Branch, Sankei Newspaper Maebashi Branch, Jomo Newspaper, Tokyo Newspaper Maebashi Branch, Mainichi Newspaper Maebashi Branch, Yomiuri Newspaper Maebashi Branch, Gunma TV, JCOM Gunma, FM GUNMA and Radio Takasaki
Supervisor : Takeshi Ito (Associate Professor at Tokyo Kogei University)
Assistant Supervisor : Kentaro Miwa (Manga researcher, Gakushuin University)