Anno Moyoco | Book signing and manga demonstration

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    Anno Moyoco (b. 1971) 'Untitled' (Illustration from the text Sakuran…


Anno Moyoco | Book signing and manga demonstration


February 22, 2015 10:30am-02:00pm


Honolulu Museum of Art

Event Information:

Part of programming related to Modern Love: 20th-Century Japanese Erotic Art

The internationally recognized Anno Moyoco (born 1971), artist and author of manga (Japanese graphic novels), will visit the Honolulu Museum of Art for a book signing, artist talk, and manga drawing demonstration.

Ms. Anno’s critically acclaimed graphic novel Sakuran, which records the maturation of a courtesan in the Yoshiwara brothel district, is currently on display in the museum’s exhibition Modern Love: 20th-Century Japanese Erotic Art (November 20, 2014 – March 15, 2015). Other works by the artist include Happy Mania, which spotlights the troublesome love lives of contemporary Japanese women, and In Clothes Called Fat, which tracks a young lady’s struggle with bulimia.

Schedule for Sunday, February 22nd: 

10:30–10:45 am:
Book signing
Doris Duke Theater

10:45 am–11:45 noon:
Artist’s talk
Doris Duke Theater

11:45 am-12:00 noon
Book signing (continued)
Doris Duke Theater 

1:00–2:00 pm:
Manga drawing demonstration
Honolulu Museum of Art School, Room 200 

Admission to all events is free, but seating is limited.

In the Museum Shop:
Sakuran, $16.95
In Clothes Called Fat,  $16.95
Insufficient Direction, $14.95