40 Years of Nezumi-kun: 100 Picture Books by Yoshio Nakae and Noriko Ueno
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Presenting original illustrations for 100 works by the author-illustrator and husband-wife team of Yoshio Nakae and Noriko Ueno, including 30 books from their beloved “Nezumi-kun” (Mouse Boy) series. Footage of an interview with the couple, plus crayon drawings and origami Nezumi-kun creations are on display in the entryway.
Commemorative Talks (in Japanese)
“Surrealism in Picture Books” by Kunio Iwaya
Date: Sep. 6 (Sat)
“Picture Books as Art Objects” by Yoshio Nakae
Date: Sep. 20 (Sat)
Kanabun Kids’ Club (in Japanese)
Workshop “Let’s Make a Nezumi-kun Table Mobile!”
Date: Aug. 10 (Sun)
“Start the Picture Story Show!” by Yasushi Yamashita
Date: Aug. 17 (Sun)
“Children’s Movie Fest”
Date: Aug. 22 (Sat)
“Let’s Play With Picture Books!” by the Yokohama Library Society
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