Book Launch of The Singing Bones by Shaun Tan
ON WEDNESDAY 26TH OCTOBER, JOIN US FOR THE LAUNCH OF SHAUN TAN'S NEW BOOK 'THE SINGING BONES', INCLUDING AN EXHIBITION OF ORIGINAL ARTWORK AND AN EXCLUSIVE SKYPE SCREENING WITH SHAUN TAN! WE WILL ALSO BE CELEBRATING THE LAUNCH OF WALKER STUDIO, A NEW IMPRINT OF WALKER BOOKS FEATURING BEAUTIFULLY PRODUCED, DESIGN-DRIVEN BOOKS FOR ALL READERS AND BOOK LOVERS.

THE LAUNCH WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE ILLUSTRATIONCUPBOARD GALLERY, WHERE WE WILL BE SHOWCASING A SELECTION OF SHAUN TAN’S ORIGINAL ARTWORK INCLUDING SOME OF SHAUN’S UNIQUE SCULPTURES THAT ILLUSTRATE THE STORIES FROM THE BOOK. THIS SPECIAL EVENT WILL ALSO INCLUDE AN EXCLUSIVE SKYPE SCREENING WITH SHAUN TAN.

INSPIRED BY GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES, THE SINGING BONES HAS TAKEN THE ESSENCE OF EACH STORY AND BOILED IT DOWN TO KEY INTERACTIONS; WHAT SHAUN HIMSELF CALLS "NIGHTMARE FODDER" IN A RECENT ARTICLE IN THE FINANACIAL TIMES

IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO MAKE THE EVENT, YOU CAN STILL ORDER A SIGNED COPY OF THE SINGING BONES, PLUS SIGNED COPIES OF SHAUN TAN’S OTHER BOOKS VIA OUR WEBSITE OR BY CALLING THE GALLERY ON 0207 976 1727.

ARTWORK FROM OTHER WALKER STUDIO ILLUSTRATORS WILL ALSO BE ON DISPLAY, INCLUDING WORK BY NORMAN MESSENGER, JAMES BROWN AND INGELA P ARRHENIUS.

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO ALL - WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU TO THE GALLERY ON THE 26TH!

Posted 10/10/2016