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26 Mar 2017
The Heath Robinson Museum - The brothers Robinson
Tom, Charles and William Heath Robinson were all prodigiously talented and acclaimed illustrators. This exhibition shows 60 of the brothers’ original book and magazine illustrations, many for the first time.
Date: till 26 March
Open: Fri-Sun 11am-4pm
Tickets: £6 adults; £4 child and concs; £18 family
Where: Pinner Memorial Park, West End Lane,
Pinner HA5 1AE
Contact: 020 8866 8420 (www.heathrobinsonmuseum.org)

 
On until
02 Apr 2017
V&A, London - The many careers of John Lockwood Kipling
An exhibition of the life, work and lasting impact of John Lockwood Kipling (1837-1911), an artist, writer, museum director, teacher, conservationist and influential figure in the arts and crafts movement.
Dates: till 2 April
Open: daily 10am-5.30pm; Fri 10am-9.30pm
Where: Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL
Contact: 020 7942 2000 (www.vam.ac.uk)


 
On until
07 Apr 2017
University of Brighton - George Hardie 50 odd years
An exhibition of work by George Hardie, cover artist behind Led Zeppelin’s debut album “Led Zeppelin” and Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon”.
Dates: 11 March-7 April
Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm
Where: Grand Parade, Brighton BN2 0JY
Contact: www.brighton.ac.uk


 
On until
16 Apr 2017
The Higgins, Bedford - Picasso and the masters of print
An opportunity to view together some of the most important prints by one of the greatest artists of the 20th century.
Dates: till 16 April
Open: Tues-Sat 11am-5pm; Sun 2-5pm
Where: Castle Lane, Bedford Mk40 3XD
Contact: 01234 718618 (www.thehigginsbedford.org.uk)


 
On until
23 Apr 2017
The Cartoon Museum, London - Future shock: 40 years of 2000 AD
Launched in February 1977, few could have foreseen that the weekly science fiction comic 2000 AD would outlive its own title, but iconic characters such as lawman Judge Dredd, mutant bounty hunter Strontium Dog, infantryman Rogue Trooper and 50th-century everywoman Halo Jones have ensured ongoing critical and commercial success.
Dates: till 23 April
Open: Tues-Sun 10.30am-5.30pm
Tickets: £7 adults; £5 concs; £3 student; children
under 18 free
Where: 35 Little Russell Street, London WC1A 2HH
Contact: 020 8580 8155 (www.cartoonmuseum.org)


 
On until
30 Apr 2017
Winchester Discovery Centre - A printmaker’s journey
Printmaker Angie Lewin selects ceramics by Eric Ravilious and Paul Scott, wallpapers by Edward Bawden, prints by Gertrude Hermes and Monica Poole and textiles by Ashley Havinden to accompany examples of her own work.
Dates: 11 March-30 April
Open: Mon-Fri 9am-7pm; Sat 9am-5pm; Sun 11am-3pm
Where: Jewry St, Winchester SO23 8SB
Contact: 0300 555 1387 (hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk)


 
On until
01 May 2017
Discover Children’s Story Centre, London: Dr. Seuss
The first exhibition in the all-new Discover will bring to life the fantastic world of Dr. Seuss. Step inside this vivid and immersive exhibition inspired by the beautiful illustrations from Dr Seuss’s funny and fantastical stories including: The Cat In The Hat, The Lorax, Green Eggs And Ham and Oh, The Places You’ll Go!
Dates: 23 July 2016 - May 2017
Open: Tues-Fri 10am-5pm; Sat-Sun 11am-5pm
Sessions: term time Mon-Thurs: 3:15 and 4:15pm
Friday-Sunday and school holidays: 10:15, 11:15am, 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, 3:15 and 4:15pm
Tickets: £6.50 adult/child; £22 family of four
Where: 383-387 High Street, Stratford, London E15 4QZ
Contact: 020 8536 5555 (www.discover.org.uk)


 
On until
14 May 2017
The House of Illustration, London - Jo Brocklehurst: nobodies and somebodies
Drawing live in fetish clubs, punk squats and on the performance scene of 1970-90s London, Berlin and New York, Jo Brocklehurst’s artwork is a unique record of subculture. Her figurative paintings from fetish clubs later inspired the fashion collections of Jean Paul Gaultier, while her portraits offer a raw, beautiful and female perspective on punk.
Dates: till 14 May
Open: Tues-Sun 10am-6pm
Tickets: £7.70 adults; £5.50 concs; £4.40 child
Where: 2 Granary Square, King’s Cross, London N1C 4BH
Contact: 020 3696 2020 (www.houseofillustration.org.uk)


 
On until
21 May 2017
Delaware Art Museum, DE, USA - Wonder and whimsy: the illustrations of W Heath Robinson
Including 68 watercolour illustrations, designs, drawings and books on loan from The William
Heath Robinson Trust.
Dates: 4 March-21 May
Open: Weds, Fri, Sat, Sun 10am-4pm; Thurs 10am-8pm
Tickets: Adults $12; Seniors $10; Students $6
Where: 2301 Kentmere Parkway, Wilmington, DE 19806
Contact: 00 1 302 571 9590 (www.delart.org)


 
On until
22 May 2017
Story Museum, Oxford - Brian Wildsmith: wild about colour
“Wild about colour” explores the kaleidoscopic imagination of the late Brian Wildsmith and features modern illustrators who share his passion for paint: Ian Beck, Anthony Browne, Emma Chichester Clark, Helen Cooper, Jo Empson, Michael Foreman, Mini Grey, David McKee, Korky Paul, Jane Ray, Emily
Sutton and Shaun Tan.
Date: from 17 March
Open: Tues-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-4pm
Tickets: Adults £7.50; concs £5; family ticket £20
Where: Rochester House, 42 Pembroke Street,
Oxford OX1 1BP
Contact: 01865 790050 (www.storymuseum.org.uk)


 
On until
02 Jul 2017
Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Books, Newcastle -Michael Morpurgo: a lifetime in stories
Michael Morpurgo is one of Britain’s best loved story makers and this exhibition showcases the notebooks and manuscripts that became classics such as War Horse, Private Peaceful, Kensuke’s Kingdom and Farm Boy. It includes artwork from some of the many illustrators who have contributed to Morpurgo’s books over the past 50 years.
Dates: till 2 July
Open: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 10am-4pm
Tickets: £7.70 adults; £6.60 child; £2.50; toddler (1-3 years); £23.10 family
Where: Seven Stories, Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQ
Contact: 0845 271 0777 (www.sevenstories.org.uk)