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“Manga Hokusai Manga”

By Leslie Newell Peacock

Noon-5 p.m. Thu.-Sat. Sept. 6-Oct. 5. Closed Sun.-Wed.

Hokusai manga

“Manga Hokusai Manga: Approaching the Master’s Compendium from the Perspective of Contemporary Comics” at Emergent Arts explores the influence of 18th- and 19th-century painter and illustrator Katsushika Hokusai on manga, the graphic art form unique to Japan. The exhibition, co-sponsored by The Japan Foundation and Hot Springs National Park Sister Ctiy Foundation, includes panels, books, videos and works by contemporary manga artists.

Manga is an all-encompassing cartoon art form in Japan, used in works of comedy, drama, horror, sci-fi, romance, detective and other genres. There will be an opening reception 5-8 p.m. Sept. 6 and a closing reception 5-8 p.m. Oct. 4 at Circle Gallery, Emergent Arts.


September 6, 2019
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Emergent Arts
341-A Whittington Ave.
Hot Springs, AR 71901 United States
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