Chris Riddell: From the Berlin Wall To Brexit – My Career as a Political Cartoonist – Thurs 13 Feb
Thursday 13 February 2020
Drinks from 7pm, lecture starts 7.30pm
£20 inc. entrance to the museum & a glass of wine
Chris Riddell will draw live as he talks about his 30 years of drawing satirical cartoons for The Economist, The Independent, The New Statesman and The Observer.
Chris Riddell, the 2015-2017 UK Children’s Laureate, is an accomplished artist and the political cartoonist for the Observer. His books have won a number of major prizes, including an unprecedented 3 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medals in 2001, 2004 and 2016. Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse won the Costa Children’s Book Award 2013. Chris was honoured with an OBE for services to illustration and charity in 2018. He lives in Brighton with his family.