Saturday, October 31 to Sunday, December 13, 2020
*open every day
From Saturday, October 31 to Sunday, December 13, 2020, a "BEST of YUSUKE NAKAMURA" exhibition will be held for popular illustrator Yusuke Nakamura, who is known for designing CD jackets for rock band ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION, as well as the book covers for "Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de" and "The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl."
This traveling exhibition will include works from the "15 The Very Best of Yusuke Nakamura" exhibit held in Osaka, Ikebukuro, Nagoya, and Fukuoka to commemorate the artist's 15th year being active, along with a number of new additions for a total of more than 300 art pieces, making for the artist's largest exhibition to date.
This large-scale exhibition brings together most projects that Yusuke Nakamura has worked on to date, with the addition of multiple new works (pieces) as well. The "Yusuke Nakamura 2021 Calendar," which features never-before-seen illustrations including for the cover, will be a new addition to the original art corner, as well as completed works, line drawings, and rough sketches. In addition, visitors will receive a free mask case as a bonus featuring a new illustration by Yusuke Nakamura of the mysterious spirit said to subdue pandemics, "Amabie,". Exclusive merchandise will also be on sale.
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, this exhibition will take appropriate measures including limiting entry, improving ventilation, thorough disinfecting (of hands and the venue), social distancing, checking temperatures, enforcing the wearing of masks, collecting information about visitors, prohibiting staff from working when they feel ill, etc. Please read this policy before visiting.
Please read this policy before visiting.
|Reserved Tickets||900 yen||600 yen|
|On-the-day Tickets||1,100 yen||800 yen|
Free entry is allowed for one caretaker per each individual with a physical disability certificate. The individual will be charged admission (ticket required) based on the recognition that they are the one visiting the exhibit.
On sale at eplus and at the Gallery AaMo ticket counter (during the exhibition period only).
This exhibition brings together most projects that Yusuke Nakamura has worked on to date, with the addition of multiple new works (pieces) as well. The Yusuke Nakamura 2021 Calendar, which features never-before-seen illustrations on the cover and elsewhere, will be a new addition to the original art corner, as well as completed works, line drawings, and rough sketches for a total of more than 300 art pieces, making for the artist’s largest exhibition to date. Exclusive merchandise, including the Yusuke Nakamura 2021 Calendar will be on sale.
During the exhibition period, visitors will receive a free mask case as a bonus featuring a new illustration by Yusuke Nakamura of the mysterious spirit said to subdue pandemics, “Amabie”. (This bonus will only be given to visitors with tickets.)
Yusuke Nakamura 2021 Calendar Cover (Original Illustration) ©Yusuke Nakamura
*Piece being exhibited for the first time
Book “Yojohan Time Machine Blues” (Author: Tomihiko Morimi / Original Story by Makoto Ueda)（KADOKAWA）
*Piece being exhibited for the first time
Visitor Bonus - Original Mask Case (visual may differ from the actual design) ©Yusuke Nakamura
“The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl” by Tomihiko Morimi ©KADOKAWA
“Sailor Suit and Machine Gun” by Jiro Akagawa ©KADOKAWA
About Yusuke Nakamura
Born in 1978, he is an illustrator from Hyogo prefecture. He graduated from Osaka University of Arts’ Design Department.
He has designed CD jackets for ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION and Masashi Sada, as well as book covers for “”Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de,” “The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl,” and music textbooks. His art books “Blue” and “NOW” have recorded sales of 130,000 copies.
A variety of event-exclusive merchandise will be on sale! Visitors without tickets can also enter the merchandise corner.
The Yusuke Nakamura 2021 Calendar will also be on sale! Based on requests from fans after the 2020 calendar, a desk calendar has been created for the first time. The 2021 calendar is sure to delight customers, whichever style they display it in, as this is the first dual wall + desk calendar. (To use it as a desk calendar, the customer will need to prop it up and tear out each page.) The calendar also comes with a custom folder. Enjoy this one calendar in two different ways!
*A visual of the merchandise corner
To promote the safety and wellbeing of our customers during this event, we will be taking the following measures. Thank you for your cooperation.
|Term||Saturday, October 31 to Sunday, December 13, 2020 *open every day|
|Time||11:00 - 19:00
*The last entry is 30 minutes before closing time.
|Price||[Reserved Tickets] General 900 yen / Students 600 yen
[On-the-day Tickets] General 1,100 yen / Students 800 yen
*Free admission for elementary school age children and younger (They cannot enter unattended.)
|Place||Gallery AaMo（Access Map）|
|Note||□ Hosted by：TOKYO DOME CORPORATION
□ Supervised by：Yusuke Nakamura
□ Planned and produced by：YUSUKE NAKAMURA EXHIBITION Executive Committee
□ With support from：Exhibition cooperation：Asukashinsha Inc. Osaka University of Arts