18th Annual Winter Exhibition
20 November 2013 - 31 January 2014
THE 18TH ANNUAL WINTER EXHIBITION represents the most comprehensive collection of modern illustration art worldwide. This unique show is now regarded as a key international event for illustration art and features over 350 original works from the very best artists from all over the world.
FREE WINTER EXHIBITON SPECIAL EVENTS:
WEDNESDAY 20TH NOVEMBER - 18th ANNUAL WINTER EXHIBITION PRIVATE VIEW NIGHT
A regular favourite with artists and collectors alike, this afternoon and evening event with sparkling seasonal drinks and tasty canapés is open to all for to view of our superb collection of original illustration artwork. 4pm onwards Wednesday 20 November – entrance is free.
SATURDAY 30 NOVEMBER - WINTER ILLUSTRATION FAMILY FESTIVAL DAY
In keeping with past years this exhibitor will also feature the family 3rd winter festival day on Saturday 30 November. This free family day has become a regular diary date for festive fund day here at the gallery with author readings, live music completions, and a celebrity illustrator book signing. Entrance is free and families are welcome.
Shirley Hughes Celebrates Alfie's Christmas
6 - 16 November 2013
The Art of Shirley Hughes
Celebrating the book launch of Alfie's Christmas
6 - 16 November 2013
Artist Event: Tea with Shirley Hughes
Come and meet Shirley Hughes here at the gallery on Saturday 9th November from 2.30pm onwards. Shirley Hughes will be here to meet visitors and sign copies of her new book ALFIE'S CHRISTMAS. Entrance is free and families are welcome.
Drawing from the City
15th - 23rd October 2013
'This book is not about art, it is art.' Gita Wolf, founder of Tara Books.
Illustrationcupboard Gallery is delighted to present a unique collaboration with Tara Books of India, celebrating the publication of their beautiful, silk-screen printed, hand-bound book Drawing from the City by Indian artist, Tejubehan.
Political Cartoons featuring Paul Thomas of The Daily Express
24 October- 5 November 2013
Illustrationcupboard Gallery is delighted to present a showcase exhibition highlighting the humorous and acerbic wit of contemporary political cartoonists. In this inaugural event we focus on the original artwork of the award-winning cartoonist Paul Thomas, whose regular contributions to The Daily Express are both incisive and of the moment. No public figure remains safe and politicians especially. This personal selection of over twenty of Paul’s favourite published watercolours gives a fascinating insight into the workings of the modern-day satirist. Read more