Wednesday, April 04, 2012
Chinese Children's and Picture Book Art Exhibition
London hosts the first exhibition in Britain of Chinese Children's and Picture Book Illustration. The exhibition coincides with this year's focus on China at the London Book Fair and will be launched at an opening ceremony and discussion forum - The Era of Picture Reading - at the London Book Fair on Monday 16 April where British illustrators including Michael Foreman, John Burningham and Carol Thompson will meet visiting Chinese illustrators Liam Peilong, Xiong Liang and Jiang Jianwen.
The exhibition is at the Bhavan Centre, Institute of Indian Art and Culture, 4a Castletown Road, London W14 9HE 16-22 April open frm 11am to 7pm. The gallery is just round the corner from the Earls Court Exhibition Centre the site of the London Book Fair. The discussion is at the London Book Fair on 16 April at 2.30-3.30.