As a part of the fifteen-year anniversary of One Piece's serialization, Supervisor: Eiichiro Oda ‘ONE PIECE Exhibition ～Original Art × Movies × Experience ONE PIECE’ opened on March 20, 2012. The first ever One Piece Art exhibition consists of original illustration, video presentaion, and other types of installations that let fans truly feel like are in the world of One Piece!
The exhibition takes places in Mori Arts Center Gallery in Roppongi, Tokyo from March 20, 2012 to June 17, 2012.
This extravagant event was supervised by Eiichiro Oda himself, perfectly capturing his vision of One Piece and also his infinite skill as a creator!
For this occasion, the Straw Hat crew got fully decked out all in black for the exhibition's key visual, specially drawn by Eiichiro Oda.
Here’s the Sneak Peak!
In the Observation Gallery, you can see the giant mast of the Straw Hat’s ship the Thousand Sunny, along with a 360-degree panoramic view of Tokyo.
The exhibition space covers over 10,000 square feet, and exhibits can be found throughout the floor.
Holographic Hollows guide visitors through the art installation of Thriller Bark. It's just like walking into a scene from the manga!
Don’t get bummed out just because you're not in Japan. Visit the official website and experience a wide array of games and quizzes. Plus you can make your own WANTED posters that you can display as Facebook and Twitter icons. And once you're signed up and click HERE, your WANTED poster may even be displayed at the exhibit!
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Graphic images courtesy of TANSEISHA Co.,Ltd.
Organizers: The AsahiShimbun Co., Shueisha Inc., Toei Animation Co.,Ltd., Asatsu-DK Inc., Fuji Television Network,Inc., Mori Arts Center
by Misaki C. Kido (@onnabancho_J)