Ian Beck: The Butterfingers Pictures

This exhibition presented the latest illustrations of Ian Beck, described in the Times as ‘one of Britain’s greatest illustrators’.

The pictures in this show were made for Julia Trewellard’s book Butterfingers, (David Fickling Books) and were created entirely in silhouette. The exhibition included the original black and white silhouettes, as well as hand-coloured etchings and giclee prints.

Ian Beck’s recent publications include Winston the Book Wolf (with Marni McGee, Bloomsbury Children’s Books), and The Secret History of Tom Trueheart, Boy Adventurer (OUP). His latest book, Pastworld, is published byBloomsbury Children’s Books in October 2009.

March – September 2007