Kunio Okawara Exhibition "Legend of Mechanical Design"
Location: Hyogo Museum of Art (Hyogo Perfecture, Japan)
Dates: Mar 23 rd - May 19th, 2013
The Kunio Okawara Exhibition will explore the secrets of Okawara’s design through 7 sections.
For the first time, original top-secret materials relating to the following shows will be displayed: “Science Ninja Team Gatchaman” – Okawara became the first person ever to be credited as “Mechanical Designer” for the show, “Mobile Suit Gundam” – the show that innovated Japanese Anime, and “Time Fighters” – an anime filled with humorous mechanical designs. With over 400 pieces of artwork and documents, the scale of the exhibition will be larger than ever. Also lined up is a signing session with Kunio Okawara, a commemorative interview between Iron and Steel Artist Kogoro Kurata and Animation Director Ryosuke Takahashi, and events for women and children.