Akio Watanabe 渡辺明夫 known as Japanese animator, illustrator, character designer and animation director in the many field has exhibited the collection of his works for the first time at pixiv Zingaro during 28th April and 10th May. This exhibition is carried out by Japanese game company Frontwing Co.,Ltd. that created Japanese ADV game such as Grisaia series and TV animation Grisaia no Rakuen グリザイアの楽園 which Akio Watanabe designed the lead characters.
There are masterpieces of the illustration in this exhibition such as “The World God Only Knows 神のみぞ知るセカイ”, “The Soul Taker – soul hunting -“, “Nurse Witch wheat-chan Magical ナースウィッチ小麦ちゃん”, “Etotama えとたま” and the other famous animation titles.
The World God Only Knows 神のみぞ知るセカイ
Nurse Witch wheat-chan Magical ナースウィッチ小麦ちゃん
Pretty Rhythm Aurora Dream プリティリズム・オーロラドリーム
He also has created the original characters designed only for this exhibition.
You can purchase some of his rare artworks at the exhibition. http://pixiv-zingaro.jp/catalog/watanabeakio
Lastly, all the visitors can get the free A4 size drawing with printed autograph as a special souvenir from him and 2 different designs will be given away. There is so much to see in this exhibition.
“Akio Watanabe Anime Art Works Exhibition”
Venue: pixiv Zingaro