Wednesday, November 8

Manga master's exhibition opens at NGV

Friday Nov 3 12:20 AEDT

Works by the Japanese artist who created cartoon favourites Astro Boy and Kimba The White Lion have gone on show in Melbourne.

It's the first time the works have been exhibited outside of Japan.

Full Article here.

Now I want to go to Melbourne to see his works. This man is famous for bringing universal popularity of anime to the world with Astro Boy and Kimba the White Lion. He is like Jack Kirby of US comics, a founding father who set the milestone for thousands to follow in its all glory.