Animage Magazines Partners With Ghibli For Art Exhibition In Ginza

If you happen to be in Japan, you might want to check this out!

The Animage and Ghibli Exhibition – Ghibli Began from the Pages of One Magazine event is being held from April 15 through May 5 at the Matsuya Ginza department store in Tokyo. The limited-time exhibition in Tokyo’s Ginza neighborhood showcases countless pre-Ghibli and Ghibli-themed issues of Animage as well as other materials pulled from the archives of the Ghibli Museum in Mitaka, Tokyo.

Entrance to the Animage and Ghibli Exhibition is fixed at set intervals throughout each day.  The following lists the ticket prices for different age groups (price of advance tickets for purchase at Lawson convenience stores on the left/price of day-of-tickets on the right):

  • General public: 1,300 yen/1,500 yen
  • High school students: 800 yen/1,000 yen
  • Junior high school students: 600 yen/800 yen
  • Elementary school students: 400 yen/600 yen

Animage is a Japanese anime and entertainment magazine which began publication in 1978. Hayao Miyazaki‘s Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind manga was serialized in Animage between 1982-1994 and was quickly adapted into the classic 1984 anime film we all know today.

And here is the address for the exhibition if you need to find your way:

Exhibition information
Animage and Ghibli Exhibition – Ghibli Began from the Pages of One Magazine /「アニメージュとジブリ展」一冊の雑誌からジブリは始まった
Address: Tokyo-to, Chuo-ku, Ginza 3-6-1, 8th floor
東京都中央区銀座 3-6-1 8F
Duration: April 15-May 5
Open: 10:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (will close at 5 p.m. on May 5)