The Spring Illustration Exhibition 2012
9 May - 2 June 2012
Illustrationcupboard is delighted to present its Spring Exhibition of original illustration and film animation artwork.
In a burst of seasonal fever we will be exhibiting newly released and exciting work by a collection of leading artists. Highlights this spring include unique artwork by Jan Pienkowski. One of the great illustrative talents Jan has recently had his Kingdom Under The Sea re-published, and to celebrate we show artwork for six page spreads from this exquisite book, especially created by Jan for this event. Alongside will feature newly released and impressive artwork by Graham Oakley for The Diary of a Church Mouse, one of the much-loved series of book which continues to be a best-seller from one generation to the next.
Shirley Hughes Hero on a Bicycle Book launch
9th May 2012
Illustrationcupboard is delighted to host, in association with Walker Books, Hero on a Bicycle, by Shirley Hughes.
We are proud to be exhibiting artwork that accompanies the book alongside other artwork by Shirley in our Spring Exhibition.
The Famous Five 70th Anniversary: House of Illustration Silent Auction
19th - 30th April 2012
On Thursday 19th April the House of Illustration launched a silent auction of five original pieces of Famous Five Anniversary Edition cover artwork by Quentin Blake, Helen Oxenbury, Emma Chichester Clark, Oliver Jeffers and Chris Riddell.
The artwork is on display at the gallery where bidding continues until the 30th of April 2012.
Debra McFarlane and The Folio Society
11th - 28th April 2012
The Folio Society has been synonymous with fine binding and beautifully illustrated books since its origins in 1947. Since then many of its classic editions have been illustrated by leading artists. As well as patronising those well-known The Folio Society has also given many younger talents their first opportunity for success. Such a one is Debra McFarlane who has now published eight books with The Folio Society, of which her impressive Peter Pan and Wendy and The Pink Fairy Book have been best-sellers.
The Folio Society has produced exquisite hardback editions of the world’s greatest books since 1947. Elegant binding designs, specially commissioned illustrations and introductions by writers are all hallmarks of Folio editions. There are over 400 titles available in fiction, history, biography, science, children’s literature, humour, poetry and more.
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