Category Archive: Japanese Manga

Jan 25 2019

Naoki Urasawa – Interview with creator of Monster, 20th Century Boys at JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles (2019)

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Naoki Urasawa Interview by David Cirone January 25, 2019 We sat down for a one-on-one interview with famed manga creator Naoki Urasawa at the opening of his first North American art exhibition, “This is MANGA – the Art of NAOKI URASAWA”, which runs January 23 – March 28, 2019 at JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles. The …

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Jan 03 2019

Japan House LA announces first Naoki Urasawa art exhibit in North America

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JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles will present “This is MANGA – the Art of NAOKI URASAWA,” the first North American exhibition of internationally acclaimed Japanese manga artist, Naoki Urasawa. Considered a modern master, Urasawa combines dynamic storytelling and transcendent artistic skill in the development of rich and sophisticated characters. His stories touch upon the hopes, dreams, …

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Oct 25 2016

maidreamin brings Akihabara’s maid culture to the Middle East for ANI:ME Abu Dhabi

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Japan’s internationally-famous maid cafe maidreamin will present authentic and fun maid service at ANI:ME Abu Dhabi October 27-29. The three-day event is a celebration of Japanese popular culture, showcasing the best of anime, manga, cinema, music, and games, as well as anime-influenced comics, animation and films from around the world. maidreamin will bring kawaii delight …

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Sep 04 2016

nowisee multimedia project combines anime, manga, and music

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“nowisee” (pronounced “noise”) is a cross-content creation between music, animation, novel and comics. On August 8th, 2015, 08:08:08, the music video titled “Vibration” was released online. With mind-blowing music and stunning visuals, the video spread over the internet, gaining 100,000 views in only a week. Behind the unit name “nowisee” stands 6 anonymous professional musicians …

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