Batman: Yesterday & Tomorrow
The historical and aesthetic evolution of the popular superhero through original works by four artists...
“Batman: Yesterday & Tomorrow” is part of the exhibition hosted last year under the same name at the Cartoon Art Museum of San Francisco. It features four comic artists,each of whom presents his own, unique approach to the historical and aesthetic evolution of one of comics first and foremost superheroes: Batman.
Original pages by Bob Kane, Neal Adams, Bob Brown and Joe Giella, along with rare pages from Japanese Jiro Kuwata’s Bat-Manga, published during the ‘60s, will be exhibited at the Hellenic American Union Hadjikyriakos-Ghikas Gallery, which has been specially outfitted for the occasion to better fit the atmosphere surrounding the famous crime-fighter. On the occasion of this exhibition, the writer, screenwriter and curator of the Cartoon Art Museum, Andrew Farago, will be visiting Athens.
The exhibition opens on April 8, 2011 - the first day of the Comicdom Con Athens 2011- and will remain open to the public until April15 , 2011.
The exhibition is organized in cooperation with the Cartoon Art Museum of San Francisco.
|Artist||Bob Kane, Neal Adams, Bob Brown, Joe Giella, Jiro Kuwata|
|Organizer||Hellenic American Union, Comicdom Press|
|Venue||Hellenic American Union, Hadjikyriakos-Ghika Gallery|
|Opening||Friday, April 8, 2011, 17:00|
|Gallery Hours/Duration||Saturday April 9 and Sunday April 10, 2011: 11:00 - 21:30, Monday-Friday: 12:00 - 21:00|
|Admission Fee||Admission is free|
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