new york: krazy!

don't miss krazy!, new york's very first major exhibition dedicated to the japanese phenomenon of manga, anime and video games, three forms of contemporary visual art that are exercising a huge influence on an entire generation of american youth. the show opens at the japan soiety on fri - mar 13 and will be presented in an environment designed by cutting-edge architectural practice atelier bow-wow. it features life-size blowups of popular figures from the worlds of anime and manga within a sequence of spaces that evoke tokyo’s clamorous cityscape. location: 337 east 47th street [midtown]. © takashi okazaki / afro samurai film still [2007].