Past Exhibitions

KRAZY! The Delirious World of Anime + Comics + Video Games + Art

May 17 to September 7, 2008


KRAZY! The Delirious World
of Anime + Comics + Video
Games + Art
(book cover) -
Douglas & McIntyre, the University of California Press and
the Vancouver Art Gallery, 2008
272 pages (available May 2008)

Krazy! The Delirious World Of Anime + Comics + Video Games + Art is the first exhibition of its kind, a groundbreaking project that offers unique and dynamic insight into the world of comics,animated cartoons, anime, manga, graphic novels, computer/video games and visual art. Spanning a century of artmaking, the works in this exhibition reveal an extraordinary history of production, one that is poised to redefine the scope of visual culture in the 21st century.

With outstanding examples of original sketches, notes, concept drawings, final production drawings, animation cells, three-dimensional models and published works, KRAZY! promises a rare insight into the mind and method of some of the finest artists at work today. With generous support from Vancouver Foundation.

The exhibition is organized by the Vancouver Art Gallery with co-curators Bruce Grenville, Tim Johnson, Kiyoshi Kusumi, Art Spiegelman, Seth, Will Wright, Toshiya Ueno and exhibition design by Atelier Bow Wow.



PRESENTING SPONSOR:
American Express

American Express


Major Sponsor

The Keg


Supporting Sponsor

Vanocuver Foundation

 

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