Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Hidetaka Tenjin Works Exhibition at Model Factory

Dengeki Hobby Web announces that there will be an exhibition featuring Hidetaka Tenjin's (天神英貴) works at Model Factory in Tokyo at the end of this month.

Hidetaka Tenjin is a famous artist in Japan who did many box art illustrations for Bandai's MG series. "Hidetaka Tenjin Works" is an art book compilation of his work published back in end of March.

The exhibition will be held from May 25th till the 30th at Model Factory, Annex 7F, Shinjuku, Tokyo. There will be a talk show and autograph session at 2PM on the last day of the exhibition.

The autograph session is limited to just 40 audience members. The ticket to the session can be purchased starting 11AM at Model Factory on May 30th through either one of these two methods:
* Purchase of "Hidetaka Tenjin Works"
* Purchase of any model kit featuring Hidetaka Tenjin's illustrated box art.

In conjunction with the event, Dengekiya will be released two digital replica of Hidetaka Tenjin's work featured on previously released MG kits - Johnny Ridden's Customized High Mobility Type Zaku II Ver. 2.0 and Gouf Ver. 2.0.

Approximately B5-sized, B4-sized when framed. Only 100 pieces will be produced for each design, featuring autograph from the artist on each of them.

Pre-order period on Dengekiya (Zaku II, Gouf) is between today (May 25th) and May 31st. Mid July release, 12,600 Yen each (inclusive of tax, exclusive of delivery).

10 of each design will be sold at the exhibition.

Images and information are from Dengeki Hobby Web: Exhibition, Artwork Replica.