Women in Print Study Day: Marie Neurath and Her Contemporaries

September 16 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Delve into the world of mid-century classroom picture books and the pioneering women who created them.

This informal study day will shine a light on Marie Neurath and her contemporaries: pioneering women who used design to revolutionise education. Leading experts in the field will consider the ways in which Neurath, Marion Richardson, Gwen White and Barbara Jones utilised illustration in the classroom to promote a more egalitarian and creative educational agenda.

Guest Speakers:

Joe Pearson (Design for Today)
Professor Sue Walker ( University of Reading)
Desdemona McCannon (Women in Print)
Jane Audas
Bryony Quinn
Kate Farley

Tickets include entry to House of Illustration’s Marie Neurath: Picturing Science exhibition

AOI members pay concession rate on tickets.


Venue

House of Illustration
2 Granary Square
King's Cross, London N1C 4BH United Kingdom
Phone:
020 3696 2020
Venue Website:
http://www.houseofillustration.org.uk/

Organiser

House of Illustration
Phone:
020 3696 2020
Email:
frontofhouse@houseofillustration.org.uk
Organiser Website:
http://www.houseofillustration.org.uk/