Wanna go Cosplaying?
Cosplay, for who doesn’t know, is about TRANSFORMING yourself into your favourite ANIME, manga or videogame character. And, after creating costumes, make-up and accessories based on these characters, to wear them in public or during special cosplay events. Anyone can participate.
During the summer Mediamatic will show costumes and cosplay-inspired films, animations and animutations and will organize a workshop.
August 18th, 14.00 - 17.00 hrs
Cosplay Crash Course a much needed workshop by Deadly en DianA-sama
August 23rd, 20.00 - 23.00 hrs
Cosplay Film Programme
- Zebraman, Takashi Miike (JP) 2004
- Cosplayers, Cao Fei (China) 2005
- Power-Ups for Friends, Linda Barkasz (RO), 2006
- and a selection of the most inspriring fresh new anime.
Location: Mediamatic, Post CS Gebouw, ground floor.
Opening hours: day and night (shop window exhibition)
see also Bright: The Cosplay Show
And for firsthand costume design by one of The Cosplay Show participants Yessica Postma see mashira.nl
During the same period on show at Platform 21:
Me and my Character
exhibition about the feelings characters evoke in people