Author Archive | Chris Sharville

Christie's American Illustrators, auction 2020

American Illustration

‘That’s America!’: a collector’s guide to American illustrators. Christie’s the auctioneers have an Online Selling Exhibition, 19 May – 19 June 2020. See also the Christie’s online magazine. Christie’s American Art specialist Paige Kestenman says this about American illustrators: “Today, their work is one of the fastest growing markets in American art, she says, with […]

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Storyworld Museum is launched

Storyworld is a new Dutch museum for comics, illustration, animation and games. It opened its doors on January 11 2020. Visual storytelling is at the heart of this new museum. Storyworld’s director of marketing and programming says: “For the younger generations, it shows that this kind of art, the art they like and recognize, is […]

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Letterform Archive

Letterform Archive

Letterform Archive in the USA is a wonderful archive and resource for anyone interested in graphic design. It is a remarkable collection of graphic design and typography artifacts. Their aim is to encourage discovery through visual exploration. Letterform Archive is a wonderful resource for students of graphic design. Visit the Letterform Archive website.

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Winnie-the-Pooh - First Edition

Winnie-the-Pooh, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, September 2018

Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic. Winnie-the-Pooh, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, starting September 2018. From September 22nd 2018 to January 6th 2019, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston will be exhibiting Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic. The exhibition will show nearly 200 drawings, letters, photographs, and ephemera in the show. Winnie-the-Pooh was first published in 1926 and […]

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Mayday, The Art of Shepard Fairey

Hope to Nope Exhibition London 2018

The ‘Hope to Nope’ exhibition at the Design Museum in London, 28th March to 12th August. Hope to Nope: Graphics and Politics 2008 -2018 is an exhibition on how graphic design and technology have played a major part in the political movements of our times. The street artist Shepard Fairey designed the famous poster ‘Hope’ […]

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