24th May 2019 @ 10:00 am - 15th September 2019 @ 5:00 pm
The first major UK retrospective of the celebrated comic artist and graphic novelist
Posy Simmonds’ sharp satire and progressive female characters have defined a career spanning 50 years. This exhibition features her early-career pastiches, iconic cartoon strips for The Guardian and children’s books such as Fred, which became an Oscar-nominated film. It also includes the first ever British graphic novel, True Love, unseen pages from Tamara Drewe and drawings from Simmonds’ new 2018 book, Cassandra Darke.
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