A special Anime Exhibition on famous and popular Japanese animation Studio Ghibli will be on display at the Hong Kong Heritage Museum from May 14 to August 31, 2014.
“The Studio Ghibli Layout Designs: Understanding the Secrets of Takahata and Miyazaki Animation” Exhibition will feature over 1,300 art works and items from the popular Japanese animation producer.
Fans can admire the layout art and design of famous Studio Ghibli’s masterpieces ranging from the company’s beginning movies “Nausicaa of the Valley” to the latest releases “The Wind Rises” and “The Tale of the Princess Kaguya”.
Highlights of the “The Studio Ghibli Layout Designs: Understanding the Secrets of Takahata and Miyazaki Animation” Exhibition will also showcase art works of their famous animation masterpieces including “Castle in the Sky”, “My Neighbor Totoro”, “Grave of the Fireflies”, “Kiki’s Delivery Service”, “Princess Mononoke”, “Spirited Away”, as well as “Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea”.
To provide a better understanding of the production process of animation films visitors and anime fans can join several additional activities including guided tours, talks and seminars.
Last but not least, special booklets and Studio Ghibli souvenirs will be available at the Hong Kong Heritage Museum’s gift shop.
More Info and Details
When and where does the “The Studio Ghibli Layout Designs: Understanding the Secrets of Takahata and Miyazaki Animation” Exhibition 2014 take place?
May 14 – August 31, 2014
10:00am – 6:00pm (weekdays)
10:00am – 7:00pm (weekends & Public Holidays)
Closed on Tuesdays (except Public Holidays)
Hong Kong’s Heritage Museum
HK$ 20 (Thursday to Monday) / HK$ 10 (Wednesday)
In the past, there was a Studio Ghibli Exhibition in the Harbour City Shopping Mall celebrating the opening of the first Donguri Republic Store in Hong Kong. The opening as well as the exhibition has been very famous in Hong Kong. Studio Ghibli merchandise had been sold out for weeks.
We highly recommend visiting this special Studio Ghibli Animation Exhibition 2014, but prepare for large crowds.