Japanese Manga Lecture - Konohana Sakuya

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JASGA hosted a Japanese Manga lecture and slide presentation on the 7th of November.

The Award-winning manga artists published under the name "Konohana Sakuya" are actually produced by a team of two artists, Kohei Nishino and Tsugumi Nishino. The couple has had their individual works published both in Manga magazines and on the web. The team has won both the Grand Prize of the World Manga Faithful Readership Award and the Cultural Agency's Jury's Choice Award. Konohana Sakuya Manga

They discussed their early days in the Japanese Manga business and talked about their insights about Japanese manga, including current business style and future trends. The audience were introduced to the creator's visual contents of manga production.

This program was sponsored by the Japan Foundation and was in partnership with  the Consulate-General of Japan at Houston.