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< p> The Japanese Comic style — manga — has become wildly popular throughout North America and the rest of the world, as evidenced by Harper Design& #146; s bestselling & #147; < i> Japanese Comickers< /i> .& #148; But the latest vanguard of artists working in this style come not only from Japan, but also Korea (where comics are called & #147; manhwa& #148; ) and China (where they are called & #147; manhua.& #148; ) Therefore to follow-up the success of & #147; < i> Japanese Comickers< /i> , & #148; Harper Design is proud to present < i> Comic Artists - Asia< /i> featuring rising comics artists from Korea and Taiwan as well as Japan. < /p> < p> < i> Comic Artists - Asia< /i> introduces the work of a dozen promising young artists who are non-professional or semi-professional in Japan, Korea and Hong Kong. Each artist profile includes an interview, providing insight into how they work and how they regard their craft as well as a gallery of their breathtaking imagery. and step-by-step or idea sources how they work. < /p> < p> A sumptuous presentation of the most cutting-edge practitioners of today& #146; s most popular cartooning style, < i> Comic Artists - Asia< /i> is an indispensable addition to every manga fan& #146; s collection.< /p>

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The Japanese Comic style — manga — has become wildly popular throughout North America and the rest of the world, as evidenced by Harper Designs bestselling “Japanese Comickers.”But the latest vanguard of artists working in this style come not only from Japan, but also Korea (where comics are called “manhwa”) and China (where they are called “manhua.”) Therefore to follow-up the success of “Japanese Comickers,” Harper Design is proud to present Comic Artists - Asia featuring rising comics artists from Korea and Taiwan as well as Japan.

Comic Artists - Asia introduces the work of a dozen promising young artists who are non-professional or semi-professional in Japan, Korea and Hong Kong. Each artist profile includes an interview, providing insight into how they work and how they regard their craft as well as a gallery of their breathtaking imagery. and step-by-step or idea sources how they work.

A sumptuous presentation of the most cutting-edge practitioners of todays most popular cartooning style, Comic Artists - Asia is an indispensable addition to every manga fans collection.

About the Author

Rika Sugiyama is a Japanese writer specializing in cartooning, manga, and animation. She has served editorial stints at some of Japan's most prominent pop culture magazines including Comickers and S Magazine.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060589240
Subtitle:
Manga Manhwa Manhua
Author:
Sugiyama, Rika
Author:
by Rika Sugiyama
Publisher:
Harper Design
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Subject:
Techniques - Cartooning
Subject:
Graphic Novels - Manga
Subject:
Art-History and Criticism
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Publication Date:
20040921
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
11.625 x 8.25 in 19.84 oz

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Product details 128 pages Harper Design International - English 9780060589240 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The Japanese Comic style — manga — has become wildly popular throughout North America and the rest of the world, as evidenced by Harper Designs bestselling “Japanese Comickers.”But the latest vanguard of artists working in this style come not only from Japan, but also Korea (where comics are called “manhwa”) and China (where they are called “manhua.”) Therefore to follow-up the success of “Japanese Comickers,” Harper Design is proud to present Comic Artists - Asia featuring rising comics artists from Korea and Taiwan as well as Japan.

Comic Artists - Asia introduces the work of a dozen promising young artists who are non-professional or semi-professional in Japan, Korea and Hong Kong. Each artist profile includes an interview, providing insight into how they work and how they regard their craft as well as a gallery of their breathtaking imagery. and step-by-step or idea sources how they work.

A sumptuous presentation of the most cutting-edge practitioners of todays most popular cartooning style, Comic Artists - Asia is an indispensable addition to every manga fans collection.

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