Kyoto International Manga & Anime Fair 2012 (KyoMafu), a festival of manga and anime sponsored by KCGI and KCG, started at Kyoto International Exhibition Hall (Miyakomesse) in Sakyo-ku, Kyoto City on Friday, March 21.Kyomafu is the largest manga and anime trade fair in western Japan, organized by Kyoto City and sponsored by KCGI and KCG.In addition to exhibitions by publishers, animation production companies, video manufacturers, and broadcasters, a variety of stage events will be held.KCGI and KCG will exhibit student works and also introduce KCGI's lectures for animation.
Also, at the Kyoto International Manga Museum in Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, as part of Kyo-Mafu, a special exhibition by Gainax, a production company for which Professor Yasuhiro Takeda, KCGI, serves as Director and General Manager of the Animation Production Division, entitled "Gainax's Way of Creating Animation: A Group of People Create Animation!～The exhibition will be held from September 22 (Sat.) to December 24 (Mon.), 2012.On the 22nd, as the opening event, there will be a talk session "Talking about the Gainax way of animation", and Professor Takeda will participate in it.
KyoMafu will be open until Sunday the 23rd.If you are a fan of manga and anime, why don't you come and visit?
Kyoto International Manga & Anime Fair 2012