23 February - 4 March 2017, 00:00
Private View: Thursday 23 February, 5.00pm
This annual exhibition returns to the Ruskin Gallery after its showing in London. Seventy-five graduates from the MA Children's Book Illustration at Cambridge School of Art, Anglia Ruskin University will be presenting their work, a significant proportion of whom are already signed up to publishers from around the world. This internationally renowned course has been shortlisted for a Times Higher Award in the category Excellence and Innovation in the Arts and has received a Vice Chancellor’s Award for outstanding contribution to the university.
Students and graduates form the course have won numerous international awards, including the MacMillan Prize for Children’s Picturebook Illustration (1st, 2nd and 3rd Prize in 2013, 2014 and 2015), The Penguin Design Awards, The V&A Illustration Award and the Bologna International Illustration Prize. Others have been shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Picturebook of the Year, the Bologna Ragazzi Awards and the highly prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal.
Illustration by Puck Koper