EVENT PRESS: "Celebrate the world's most famous vintage manga at Q Pop & Q2 Gallery! The Showa era is the period of Japanese history corresponding to the reign of the Showa Emperor Hirohito, from December 25, 1926 through January 7, 1989. Q Pop's new tribute art show will focus on manga published in the Showa Era, featuring modern artists inspired by the great comics produced during this fascinating period of art and culture in Japan." (Events Page on Facebook)
Opening June 25th (Opening Reception 7pm-10pm), the "Showa Era: Vintage Manga Tribute Art Show" exhibits thru July 17th, 2016 @ Q Pop
(319 E 2nd St, Ste 121, Los Angeles, California 90012).
Besides the artwork previews featured here, you can find out more about the Showa Era manga artists here, and stay connected via qpopshop.com + Instagram @qpopshop.
(Cheers for the headsup, Greg)
Here's the finished piece I did for @qpopshop 's Showa Era tribute show! I was definitely trying to channel some of the Leyendecker into this one lol, hopefully with a bit of success. First piece I ever framed since I transitioned into traditional painting ☺️🖼 Close-up to follow... Acrylic on wood panel. 11x14 #acrylicpainting #qpopshowa #q2gallery #KazetoKinoUta #gilbert #serge #fanart #manga #traditionalart #artforsale #framedart #shounenai #angel #leyendecker #loveislove