SUSHIO THE IDOL

SUSHIO Signing Session at Kinokuniya

SUSHIO Book Signing Event Tuesday, December 6 starting at 8:00 p.m. Kinokuniya — 1073 Avenue of the Americas (between 40th and 41st Streets) Admission — Book purchase of $45 + tax SUSHIO, a leading animator known for his work on Kill la Kill and Gurren Lagann, will be at Kinokuniya New York for a signing event! How to Attend Purchase a copy of the English of SUSHIO … Continue reading SUSHIO Signing Session at Kinokuniya

Anime NYC Returns to Javits Center

Anime NYC Friday, November 19 from 1:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. (Doors and registration open at 10:00 a.m.) Saturday, November 20 from 10:00 a.m. until 10:0 p.m. (Doors and registration open at 8:00 a.m.) Sunday, November 21 from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. (Doors and registration open at 8:00 a.m.) Javits Center – 655 W. 34th Street at 11th Avenue Admission: $70 Three-day Ticket/$45 Friday … Continue reading Anime NYC Returns to Javits Center

Explore 2.5D Musicals with Japan Foundation, New York

Anime Takes the Stage: The Rise of 2.5-Dimensional Musicals and Beyond Tuesday, March 30 from 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. EDT Live on YouTube Admission: Free What is a 2.5-Dimensional (2.5D) musical? It is a stage adaptation from two-dimensional media such as anime, manga, and video games. This new genre of Japanese pop culture has gained remarkable popularity in Japan since the debut of Musical: … Continue reading Explore 2.5D Musicals with Japan Foundation, New York

Manga Research and Reading Network to Discuss “Seinen Manga”

Manga Research and Reading Network (MaRRN) Meeting Thursday, November 21 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. (doors open at 6:30pm for drink and food orders) RESOBOX Long Island City – 41-26 27th Street, Long Island City Admission: One minimum order of a drink or food from the RESOBOX café At the fifth meeting of the Manga Research and Reading Network (MaRRN), the group welcomes special … Continue reading Manga Research and Reading Network to Discuss “Seinen Manga”
Yamato Waki, The Tale of Genji, Murasaki Shikibu, manga, Japanese literature, the Met, Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, Japan, Melissa McCormick, Heian period

Manga Artist Yamato Waki at the Met

Artists on Artworks – Yamato Waki Saturday, June 8 from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Metropolitan Museum of Art – 1000 5th Avenue at 82nd Street (Main Museum Entrance) Admission: Free with Museum Admission ($25/$17 seniors/$12 students/Free for Members, Patrons, and children under 12) In conjunction with the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s exhibition The Tale of Genji: A Japanese Classic Illuminated, Professor of Japanese Art … Continue reading Manga Artist Yamato Waki at the Met