16th September 2019 @ 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.
Joe Pearson (Design for Today)
Professor Sue Walker ( University of Reading)
Desdemona McCannon (Women in Print)
Tickets include entry to House of Illustration’s Marie Neurath: Picturing Science exhibition
AOI members pay concession rate on tickets.