LATE at the Library: Illuminate @ British Library (2 March)

March 2, 2012

british-library-late411x195A phenomenal night-out showcasing some of the finest illustrators working today – graphic novelists and comic artists, cartoonists, children’s book illustrators, calligraphers and contemporary illuminators.

Among many others, this pop-up exhibition will include work by Jon Burgerman, James Jarvis, Alice Melvin, Martin Rowson and Mr. Scruff, who will also be the DJ for the night.

Plus a special screening of Oscar nominated animated film The Secret of Kells; the world’s largest comic; masterclasses; and more.

Illuminate! offers an after-hours chance to soak up the sumptuous art of the medieval world on display in the PACCAR gallery, at the same time as its breathtaking modern-day counterparts.

Presented in association with House of Illustration

This event is part of the British Library’s Spring Festival, a five day celebration of creativity, fashion and design.

Event Info:

Tickets: £7.50

Times: 7pm to 10.30pm

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