TETSUOOOO !

Akira is a masterpiece created by Katsuhiro Otomo, that was first published in 1982 before being adapted as an animated movie in 1988. Otomo won the Grand Prix last year during the 2015 Angoulême Festival, and this year, the galerie Glénat organized a collective art show dedicated to one of the most popular and acclaimed manga ever written. 42 artists are participating to this tribute that was revealed this week-end at the 2016 Angoulême Festival. The art show will be hosted in Paris this summer at the galerie Glénat. Below is a selection of the artworks, as well as the official poster designed by Otomo himself. 

Les artistes : Virginie Augustin, Bannister, Dominique Bertail, Matthieu Bonhomme, Aleksi Briclot, Francesco Cattani, Lorenzo Ceccotti, Merwan Chabane, Olivier Coipel, Luigi Critone, Simone D’Armini, Ludovic Debeurme, Benoît Feroumont, Manuele Fior, Juan Gimenez, Joël Jurion, Jean-Philippe Kalonji, Viktor Kalvachev, Nicolas Keramidas, Kim Jung Gi, Olivier Ledroit, Stéphane Levallois, Li-An, Liberatore, Julien Loïs, Vincent Mallié, Dilraj Mann, Stan Manoukian, Thierry Martin, Laureline Mattiussi, Hugues Micol, Timothée Montaigne, Nicolas Némiri, Vincent Perriot, Gloria Pizzilli, Victor Santos, Stan Sakaï, Otto Schmidt, Guillaume Singelin, Jirô Taniguchi, Lucio Villani & Vince.

Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Katsuhiro Otomo
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Katsuhiro Otomo
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira - Vince
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira – Vince
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Bannister
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Bannister
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Dominique Bertail
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Dominique Bertail
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Enrico Marini,
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Enrico Marini,
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Gloria Pizzilli
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Gloria Pizzilli
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Guillaume Singelin
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Guillaume Singelin
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Joel Jurion
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Joel Jurion
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Lucio Villani
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Lucio Villani
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Ludovic Debeurme
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Ludovic Debeurme
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Luigi Critone
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Luigi Critone
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Manuele Fior
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Manuele Fior
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Merwan Chabane
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Merwan Chabane
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Nicolas Keramidas
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Nicolas Keramidas
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Otto Schmidt
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Otto Schmidt
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Simone D'Armini
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Simone D’Armini
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Stan Manoukian
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Stan Manoukian
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Stéphane Levallois
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Stéphane Levallois
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Victor Santos
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Victor Santos
Angouleme Otomo Tribute - Akira Virginie Augustin
Angouleme Otomo Tribute – Akira Virginie Augustin

About The Author

Thomas Olivri est le créateur de Geek-Art.net, et l’auteur de Geek-Art une Anthologie, chez Huginn & Muninn. Il est également curateur à la French Paper Gallery de Paris, et vient de signer son premier ouvrage d’auteur, Papa Geek à la Rescousse, toujours chez Huginn & Muninn.

Thomas Olivri is the funder of Geek-Art.net. He also is the author of the Geek-Art Anthology Books, published by Huginn & Muninn in France and Chronicle Books in the USA. Curator at the French Paper Gallery, he also is the author of Papa Geek to the Rescue, from Huginn & Muninn.

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