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    Tuesday February 18, 2020
  • Yotsuba&! Art Exhibition Hits the Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum

    Exhibition of original manga drawings and materials runs from March 20 - June 29, 2020

    The Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum in Takarazuka, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan will soon get a little bit cuter, because beginning in March of 2020 the museum will be hosting an exhibition of original manga drawings for Yotsuba&!, a manga that focuses on the adorable everyday experiences of an enthusiastic but eccentric little girl. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday August 25, 2019
  • Human Biology is Art in Cells at Work! Exhibit in Tokyo

    October installation at the Matsuya Ginza department store features some 150 works of art

    Cells at Work!, the manga and TV anime about the 37.2 trillion hard-working cells within the human body, is undertaking a new labor in the form of an art exhibition that will run from October 09 - 22, 2019, at the Matsuya Ginza department store in Ginza, Chuo Ward, Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday July 22, 2019
  • Patlabor 30th Anniversary Art Exhibition Heads to Osaka in August

    Installation at the Osaka Nanko ATC venue includes early pre-production materials & illustrations

    Headgear is continuing its 30th anniversary celebrations for Mobile Police Patlabor, a long-running science fiction / comedy series about blue collar cops trying to prevent giant robot crime in near-future Tokyo, with a new art exhibition installation at the Osaka Nanko ATC venue in August of 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday July 11, 2019
  • Tokyo Gets Spooky with Eko Eko Azarak Horror Manga Art Exhibition

    Influential series about high school witchcraft ran from 1975 - 1979 in Akita Shoten's "Weekly Shonen Champion"

    In Japan, scary stories are a summertime tradition, and this idea also extends to art exhibitions about supernatural horror manga, because a new installation celebrating Shinichi Koga's Eko Eko Azarak is coming soon to the Animanga Zingaro venue in Nakano, Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday February 13, 2019
  • Manga Author Nio Nakatani Illustrates Key Visual for "Yuri Fair 2019"

    Exhibition celebrating love between women features 30 artists and spans 5 cities in March of 2019

    Manga author Nio Nakatani (Bloom Into You) is one of the two artists responsible for the main key visuals for "Yuri Fair 2019", an art exhibition that will be held in 5 cities in Japan in March of 2019 and that features some 30 artists celebrating the theme of romantic love between women. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday January 1, 2019
  • Doraemon Art Exhibition Heads to Osaka in July of 2019

    Installation at the Osaka Culturarium at Tempozan will feature works from 28 artists inspired by Fujiko F. Fujio's manga

    From July 12 - September 23, 2019, the Osaka Culturarium at Tempozan venue in Kaigandori, Minato Ward, Osaka City, Osaka Prefecture, Japan will host an art exhibition featuring works by 28 Japanese artists inspired by Fujiko F. Fujio's classic manga and TV anime about a time-traveling robot cat. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday November 6, 2018
  • Patlabor Celebrates 30th Anniversary with Art Exhibition in Ikebukuro

    Setting materials, 1/150 scale diorama, and 1/1 scale Revolver Cannon will be on display from December 13 - 24, 2018

    Science fiction / police procedural / office comedy franchise Mobile Police Patlabor is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2019, and to pave the way for the festivities a special art exhibition will be held from December 13 - 24, 2018, at the Ikebukuro Marui venue in Nishiikebukuro, Toshima Ward, Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Saturday September 8, 2018
  • Animators Collaborate for Magic: The Gathering 25th Anniversary Event

    Directors Koji Morimoto and Osamu Kobayashi create original works of animation for event in Tokyo

    Collectible trading card game Magic: The Gathering is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, and an art exhibition in Tokyo that features original animated collaborations from directors Koji Morimoto ("Franken's Gears" in Robot Carnival, "Beyond" in The Animatrix) and Osamu Kobayashi (Mongolian Chop Squad, Paradise Kiss) is part of the festivities. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday July 1, 2018
  • Mamoru Hosoda Film Festival Celebrates Director's Forward-Looking Works

    Art exhibition and film screenings run from July 28 - August 24, 2018, at the Kadokawa Cinema Shinjuku venue in Tokyo

    The films of Mamoru Hosoda have always had a forward-looking quality, and in anticipation of the director's latest film, Mirai, the Kadokawa Cinema Shinjuku venue in Tokyo, Japan, is celebrating Hosoda's career with an art exhibition as well as screenings of his previous works. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday June 5, 2018
  • Illustrator Akemi Takada Celebrates 40 Year Career with Tokyo Exhibition

    Autograph session and "Magical Angel Creamy Mami" screening & talk event also scheduled in June and July

    Akemi Takada - a professional illustrator perhaps best well known for her character designs for such series as Urusei Yatsura, Magical Angel Creamy Mami, Kimagure Orange Road, and Mobile Police Patlabor -  is celebrating the 40th anniversary of her career with an art exhibition that will run from June 28 - July 04, 2018, at the special event venue on the 2nd floor of the Tokyu Department Store Kichijōji in Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday June 15, 2017
  • Hatsune Miku Is a "Princess Knight" in Exhibition Preview Artwork

    Installation celebrating Hatsune Miku & Isao Tomita features Vocaloid virtual diva crossing over with Tezuka's manga

    New key visuals are now available for "Hatsune Miku x Osamu Tezuka Exhibition ~ The World Connected by Isao Tomita", an upcoming art exhibition that will be held at the Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum in Takarazuka and that celebrates the birthdays of musician Isao Tomita and Vocaloid virtual diva Hatsune Miku. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Saturday June 3, 2017
  • Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum Celebrates Hatsune Miku & Isao Tomita

    "Hatsune Miku x Osamu Tezuka Exhibition ~ The World Connected by Isao Tomita" runs from July - October in 2017

    The Ozamu Tezuka Manga Museum in Takarazuka City, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan is staging its 71st exhibition: an installation that celebrates the 10th birthday of Vocaloid virtual idol Hatsune Miku and the 85th birthday of the late, lamented pioneer of electronic music, composer Isao Tomita. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday May 24, 2017
  • Nisio Isin Exhibition Heads to Tokyo and Osaka in July and August

    Dictionary-themed installation focuses on the works of popular author of the "Monogatari" and "Zaregoto" series

    An art exhibition exploring the works of Nisio Isin - a novelist responsible for such works as the Zaregoto series, the Monogatari series, and the Boukyaku Tantei series - is coming soon to Tokyo and Osaka. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday April 6, 2017
  • Ghibli Museum in Mitaka Celebrates The Joys of Food with New Exhibit

    "Taberu o Kaku" exhibition supervised by Goro Miyazaki will run for 1 year beginning in May of 2017

    The Ghibli Museum in Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan is gearing up to celebrate the simple pleasures of cooking and dining with a new art exhibition entitled "Taberu o Kaku" ("Drawing about Eating") that is planned and overseen by Goro Miyazaki. Hit the jump to learn more.