|29 Apr 2023 - 29 Aug 2023||9:00-19:00 Mon-Fri, 9:00-16:45 Sat, Closed Sun||Cambridge University Library||Book Now|
“[To be an illustrator] you have to be a mini actor. If the figure is to walk jauntily with its nose in the air, you have to imagine what that feels like. You have to be the person and observe the person, and do both these things at once.” – Raymond Briggs
Touring from the Quentin Blake Centre for Illustration, this exhibition highlights a selection of the illustrator Raymond Briggs’ most significant works. It features never-before-seen original illustrations from his studio which reveal his expert draughtsmanship, captivating storytelling and subversive humour.
Co-curated by Nicolette Jones and Katie McCurrach.
This exhibition features original illustrations courtesy of Raymond Briggs’s Archive and Penguin Random House.