Timeless Mucha: Mucha to Manga - Magic of Line

Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art

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Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939), an artist who colored the times of Art Nouveau with delicate and brilliant works created through the “magic of lines”. “Mucha Style” continues to influence artists. This exhibition, which was planned by the Mucha Foundation, is not limited to Mucha’s gorgeous graphic work such as posters, but also early works from the Foundation’s collection, such as early designs and illustrations, books and crafts, etc. In addition, illustrations of literary magazines from the Meiji era influenced by Mucha’s work, graphic artwork that flourished in the United States in the 1960s and 1970s, works of Japanese manga artists and illustrators, etc. will be showcased.

[Related Events]
1. Special Dialogue ‘Two Muchas - 1900 and 1972’
Date and Time: 7/18 14:00-15:30
Capacity: 100 persons (by lottery if necessary)
Instructors: Goro Yamada, Naoyuki Kinoshita
2. Head Curator’s Lecture ‘Mucha and Meiji Japan’
Date and Time: 8/16 14:00-15:30
Venue: Lecture Hall
Instructor: Naoyuki Kinoshita (Head Curator)
Capacity: 120 persons (no reservations, first come basis)
3. Workshop
Date and Time: 7/26 10:00-12:30, 13:30-16:00
Capacity: 24 persons per session
Fee: ¥500
*Please visit official website for more information.



from July 11, 2020 to September 06, 2020
Until 19:00 on 8/8, 8/15, 8/22, 8/29.


Alfons Mucha et al.



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