To commemorate this exhibition, manga artist Yanagi Takao, who was Shichima’s “last pupil”, and manga researcher Nakano Haruyuki, the author of ‘The Legend of the Enigmatic Manga Artist Sakai Shichima‘ (Nazo no manga-ka Sakai Shichima den) which formed the basis of this exhibition, have been invited to hone in on the real-life image of Shichima.
Venue3F Research room 1
Capacity50 seats (on a first come basis)
FeeFree * However, a General Admission ticket to the Museum is required.
ParticipationPre-registration is not required.
OrganizationKyoto International Manga Museum
Kyoto Seika University International Manga Research Center
CoorganizationOsaka Prefectural Central Library
Center for International Children's Literature
Itami City Museum of Art
Speaker Yanagi Takao (Manga artist) Nakano Haruyuki (Manga researcher)
FinishedA master artist and pupil pivotal to the Kansai pre-war &post-war manga sceneKotera Kyuho and Sakai Shichima : From 'Osaka Puck' to 'New Treasure Island'2016/9/8(Thu) 〜 11/13(Sun)
In response to the many requests, the duration of the exhibition has been extended from 8th to 13th.
*The exhibited contents will be partly changed.