WAVE: Currents in Japanese Graphic Arts

Japan House 101-111 Kensington High Street, London

Explore the vibrant diversity of Japanese graphic arts in this bold exhibition which bridges the worlds of fine art, commercial illustration and counterculture. Presented by Japan House in London. The work of a selection of 60 Japanese artists is presented, with late 20th-century innovators Tanaami Keiichi and Yumura Teruhiko featured alongside a number of emerging artists being exhibited for the..

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She is My Daughter: All of Her is Me – Ella Baron

The Cartoon Museum 63 Wells Street, London

In 2019, the NGO Médecins Sans Frontières – also known as Doctors Without Borders or MSF - commissioned award-winning cartoonist Ella Baron to travel to its field hospital in Pibor, South Sudan. She spent several weeks interviewing and sketching staff and patients about the difficulties in accessing maternity care in this remote rural region. Rising star Ella Baron, who had..

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The Northern Festival of Illustration 2023

Various sites

The award-winning Northern Festival of Illustration is back in Hartlepool for a fifth time this summer. This time the festival has a distinctly nautical feel to tie into the Tall Ships Race and extend the fun through the summer months. The Northern School of Art, who run the festival, have announced the main programme and they are welcoming some very..

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Shipbuilders and Fisherfolk – Jonny Hannah

Hartlepool Art Gallery Art Gallery and Information Centre, Hartlepool

Discover the hidden history of Hartlepool in a series of exhibitions by world-renowned illustrator Jonny Hannah. Jonny has plumbed the depths of local memory to reveal the strangest stories and most curious characters from past and recent history to present a vision of the town as it’s never been seen before. This summer, the Museum of Hartlepool and Hartlepool Art..

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John Fleming Gould Exhibition – Society of Illustrators

Society of Illustrators 128 East 63rd Street, New York, New York

A new exhibition coming to Society of Illustrators in New York. John F. Gould (1906 – 1996) had a long career in art, both as an artist and as an art instructor. He was a well-known lecturer on art, particularly oriental art. In 1957, John and Mary Gould established the Bethlehem Art Gallery in Cornwall, NY. John was born in..

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In Memory of the Future

DLR Lexlcon Queen's Rd, Dún Laoghaire, Dublin, Ireland

Illustrators Ireland, in partnership with Alliance Française Dublin, Ambassade de France en Irlande, dlr LexIcon, and IBBY, presents In Memory of the Future, an exhibition in celebration of renowned French illustrator Tomi Ungerer. As their first honorary member, Ungerer accepted his place in Illustrators Ireland with grace and enthusiasm. Over 50 artists will participate by sharing their interpretations of Ungerer’s work and responses..

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Stop Panicking! Exhibition

Nunnery Gallery & Cafe 181 Bow Road, Bow, London, United Kingdom

A coming together of artists and animators Gabriella Marsh, Emily Downe, Martha Halliday, and Kathrin Steinbacher, Studio 10 found its genesis within the walls of the studio which all four artists share together. Although wide-ranging in subject matter and composition, the thread that weaves these artists together is a commitment to the documentation of the beauty and abundance in the..

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StreetDraw24 Falmouth

Various Falmouth

StreetDraw24 is a 24-hour drawing event for illustrators, artists, amateurs, and everyone in between followed by an everyone-can-take-part exhibition with work sold to raise funds for people facing homelessness in Cornwall. This will be its 6th proud year in Falmouth! To take part all you need to do is get outside in Falmouth and draw (paint, collage, digital draw -..

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LOOKOUT Illustration Fair 2023

The Halls St Andrew's Plain, Norwich

The LOOKOUT Illustration Fair is a vibrant new event celebrating the diverse medium of illustration and its many forms. September 30th will see the launch of their first event at The Halls, Norwich; taking place across three unique back rooms. The event will showcase drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, paper modelling and more – with 40+ exhibitors taking part on the day,..

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Irudika 2023: International Professional Illustration Fair

Artium Museoa Francia Kalea, 24, Gasteiz, Araba, Spain

IRUDIKA is an international event, in which the work of the illustration sector in EUSKADI and at national level is shown together with that of the three guest countries, which in this seventh edition will be: Japan, Poland and Nigeria. This is an event held in Vitora-Gasteiz, organised by the Professional Association of Illustrators of the Basque Country, in which..

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Thought Bubble: The Yorkshire Comic Art Festival

Harrogate Convention Centre King's Rd, Harrogate, United Kingdom

Thought Bubble is the Yorkshire Comic Art Festival: A week long celebration of comics, illustration and more spread across the whole of Yorkshire, finishing in a huge two day comic convention in Harrogate. The festival week promotes the power of comics, as they can inspire, educate and bring people together like no other medium. So whether you're a longtime fan..

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London Illustration Fair 2023 (Calling for Applications)

Bargehouse OXO Tower Wharf, London, United Kingdom

The London Illustration Fair is 10 years old this year. What a wild ride it has been! This November London’s biggest artist-led illustration event will be returning to London’s iconic Bargehouse, OXO Tower wharf, Southbank, with another jam-packed festival of illustration. Come help us celebrate with over four floors of prints, products, workshops and festivities. The London Illustration Fair is..

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PRESS+PLAY Tabletop Print Fair

Phoenix Art Space 10–14 Waterloo Place, Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom

This December the PRESS+PLAY Festival of Print takes place over one weekend from Saturday 9 – Sunday 10 December, and will include a Tabletop Print Fair. Phoenix Art Space are now inviting applications from printmakers who would like to hire a table at their third annual Tabletop Print Fair and sell work to visiting public. Open to all artists, makers..

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DIY Christmas Art Market

Copeland Park & Bussey Building 133 Copeland Road, London

DIY Art Market champions a diverse community of artists and publishers, providing an affordable space for them to exhibit their work, engage with visitors, share experiences, opportunities, and sell their artwork. This event will showcase over 100 emerging, and established artists, all from a wide range of artistic backgrounds, providing visitors the opportunity to discover a unique range of artwork,..

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