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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Save Boston’s Old Corner Bookstore

A petition has been announced to Save Boston’s Old Corner Bookstore. The Old Corner Bookstore is the oldest commercial building in Boston. It was built in 1718 as an apothecary shop. The Old Corner Bookstore was the center of book publishing in America in the mid-1800s. In those days Boston was the country’s literary centre. […]

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The Grolier Club

Grolier Club Exhibition McLoughlin Brothers Picture Books

The Grolier Club is holding a fascinating exhibition for collectors and admirers of children’s picture books called ‘Radiant with Color & Art: McLoughlin Brothers and the Business of Picture Books, 1858-1920’. More than 200 vibrantly colored children’s illustrated picture books, drawings, watercolors, and ephemera are on view from 6th December 2017 to 3rd February 2018. […]

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone first edition


‘Wizard! The magic of Harry Potter’ is at the British Library. The exhibition has on display an early draft of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, a deleted part from The Chamber of Secrets and much more. Wizard! The magic of Harry Potter is open until Wednesday 28th February 2018. Visit the British Library website […]

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Brian Stauffer illustrator

Winners of the Communication Arts Annual Illustration Competition 2017

Communication Arts announces the winners of their annual illustration competition 2017. The Illustration shown here is by Brian Stauffer, “For ‘The Spiritual Way beyond Bars,’ an article in Christianity Today about how prisoners serving life terms can find a life beyond prison bars through faith.” Mixed media, digital. There are some wonderful illustrations on show […]

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Jean Francois Porchez

A World of Words Lecture by Jean Francois Porchez

As godfather of modern French typography, Jean Francois Porchez will deliver a talk about his experiences and nuggets of typographic wisdom in designing custom typefaces for some of the world’s most recognizable brands: Le Monde, the Paris Metro, Louis Vuitton, Galleries Lafayette, Sephora, YSL Beauté, The Boston Consulting Group and Nespresso – just to name […]

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