Singapore’s flooding with Animanga and Cosplay related happenings! So exciting xD! Here’s an exhibition organised by the Japan Creative Centre Singapore about the journey of Anime & Manga from Past to Present.
Dates: 16 Oct to 12 Nov (Closed on Mon & Sun & Deepavali on 5 Nov)
Time: Opening Hours
Venue: Japan Creative Centre, 4 Nassim Road S(258372)
Event Information: Download (PDF)
Official Page: http://www.sg.emb-japan.go.jp/JCC/event_MANG_16102010.html
“ COME INTO THE EXCITING WORLD OF JAPANESE MANGA AND ANIME!
Japan Creative Centre, Kyoto International Manga Museum, the Japan Foundation and Animax jointly organise this exhibition to showcase manga and anime which are important icons of Japanese pop culture to encourage a deeper understanding of the charms of Japan and her pop culture.
HISTORY OF MANGA
See the evolution of manga from post-WWII period to the present through the works of established authors and major manga titles.
ANIME & MANGA GALLERY
Check out the extensive range of anime & manga genres out there such as “adventure”, “girls’ collection”, “science fiction” and “fantasy”.
Members of the Organisation of Illustrators Council (OIC) Singapore, in collaboration with Animax, will showcase their creative works of anime illustrations. These illustrations are inspired by several of the major anime titles in the exhibition.
Vsit this exhibition and receive a manga in Japanese as a gift from the collection of the Kyoto International Manga Museum.
ALERT! COOL VOTING CONTEST
Vote for your favourite Illustration and stand to win these fantastic prizes:
Grand Prize: A return JAL air ticket to Japan
Consolation Prizes: Vouchers from Kinokuniya Bookstore
Remember to collect your unique voting password from JCC. You may cast your votes on Animax’s website from JCC or from the comfort of your home.
ENTER HERE TO CAST YOUR VOTE!
Voting is open throughout the exhibition period. ”
Sounds like a good place for an Otaku couple ( I mean girl x boy) to spend a quiet afternoon at =)