@ Luka Megurine (Sandplay of the Dragon)
Event: JPF 'Kingdom of Characters' Exhibition Opening (7 April 2011)
Photo: Isaac Leung (Icie)
"This April, just in time for the school holidays, the Japan Foundation Sydney is proud to present our latest exhibition, Japan: Kingdom of Characters. The exhibition will run from 8 April through to 28 May at the Japan Foundation Gallery, taking visitors through Japan’s most popular characters that have triggered worldwide crazes from 1950s to 2000s.
Featuring life-sized figures of Hello Kitty, Neon Genesis Evangelion, Mobile Suit Gundam and more, the exhibition will be accompanied with panels, film and character-related products allowing a window into the obsessive phenomenon of Japan’s world of characters."
|Date:||8 April – 28 May|
|Venue:||Japan Foundation Gallery Level 1, Chifley Plaza, 2 Chifley Square, Sydney|
|Gallery hours:||Monday to Friday, 11am to 4pm, Wednesdays until 8:30pm Closed Easter/ Anzac long weekend and 5 May|
Saturdays 16 & 30 April, 14 & 28 May, 11am – 4pm
|Public Programs:||Wednesdays during exhibition season from 6:30pm|