MA Children's Book Illustration Graduation Show 2018

22 February - 3 March 2018, 00:00
Cambridge campus

an illustration of a busy street scene featuring anthropomorphic animals
Private View: Thursday 22 February, 5pm

Opening hours: Monday–Saturday, 10am–4.30pm

This annual exhibition returns to the Ruskin Gallery after its showing in London.  Eighty-three 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, 2015 and 2017), The Penguin Design Awards, The V&A Illustration Award (2016 & 2017) 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 Joseph Hollis

Event Details

22 February - 3 March 2018, 00:00
Cambridge campus
Ruskin Gallery