The World of Taiyo Matsumoto

Event: The World of Taiyo Matsumoto
Date: Fri. May 10, 2013 - Fri. June 7, 2013.
Location: Japan Foundation – Toronto (131 Bloor St W, 2nd Floor) - Toronto, Canada


The Japan Foundation Toronto and the Toronto Comic Arts Festival present The World of Taiyo Matsumoto, an exhibition of original artworks by one of Japan’s innovative manga creators.

Taiyo Matsumoto is an internationally renowned Japanese manga creator. Matsumoto is best known to English-reading audiences for his work Tekkon Kinkreet (Black & White), winner of the Eisner Award, North America’s most prestigious comics award. More info of event here

Opening Reception

Friday May 10 | 6pm-8pm
Location: The Japan Foundation Toronto
Admission: Guest list. Contact Kate Scullin (

There will also be an artist talk by Taiyo Matsumoto on Saturday May 11 @ 1:00pm

The exhibition will open to public from Saturday May 11 – June 7. Free admission

Gallery Hours:

MONDAY 11:30am-7:00pm (extended hours)
TUESDAY 11:30am-4:30pm
WEDNESDAY 11:30am-4:30pm
THURSDAY 11:30am-7:00pm (extended hours)
FRIDAY 11:30am-4:30pm

Weekend Openings:

May 11, 12 @ 12 noon and 5:00pm (Toronto Comic Arts Festival)
May 25, 26 @ 10:00am and 5:00pm (Doors Open Toronto)
June 1 @ 5:00pm
* Closed all other Saturdays, Sundays and May 20 – Victoria Day

2 Responses to The World of Taiyo Matsumoto

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