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LONDON ILLUSTRATION FAIR
London’s contemporary illustration event is back, boasting a new South Bank location and world-class exhibitor line-up.
Having snowballed since its launch in November 2013, The London Illustration Fair returns with its most ambitious event to date, bringing together over 70 of the UK’s freshest illustrators, designers, print makers and publishers for a three-day illustration extravaganza.
Taking place at Bargehouse – OXO Tower Wharf, a four-storey warehouse on the heart of the South Bank, across 4th – 6th December, The London Illustration Fair 2015 will showcase the work of thirty emerging creative, selected by an esteemed judging panel, as well as a handpicked selection of the Fair’s favourite publishing houses, creative agencies, illustration collectives, print studios, galleries, crafty businesses and designers.
Exhibitors include Robert Hunter, Camille Walala, Wide Eye Editions, Laurence King, Outline Editions, Boxer Books, Puck Collective, Material Gallery, Super Superficial, Art on a Postcard, Yuck Print House, Unlimited, Scout Editions, plus many more.
Must-sees include an interactive three-dimensional installation outside in the gallery’s courtyard by the first artist to paint the Berlin Wall, graffiti legend Thierry Noir, plus CultureLabel’s Artist of the Year, Rupert Newman will be transforming the exterior walls of the gallery with a captivating and colour-enthused live video mapping show – exclusive to the fair’s opening night.
Additional festivities include Crafty Fox Market Hijack, a jam-packed programme of artist-led talks and ‘get stuck in’ workshops for all ages and abilities, live DJs and a fully stocked winter-warming bar.
Thursday 3rd December, Launch Party 6pm – 9pm
Friday 4th December, 11am-8pm
Saturday 5th December, 11am-8pm
Sunday 6th December, 11am-6pm