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Art at Noon: Books without Boundaries--An Exploration of 20th Century Children's Book Illustration


Dr. Virginia Chambers, Compliance and Field Experience Coordinator, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Point Park University

Enrich your visit to the exhibition, Draw Me a Story: A Century of Children’s Book Illustration, with this lecture, which offers an historical overview of how illustrations in picture books have evolved over time. Virginia Chambers, a researcher specializing in children’s book illustration, explores common characteristics and analyzes the works from the exhibit as well as other Caldecott and Kate Greenaway medal picture books. Consider societal influences on children’s literature during the past century and learn how the diversity of children’s book illustrations has the potential to cultivate cultural awareness and dissolve boundaries.

Thursday, 08 March, 2012


The Frick Art Museum

7227 Reynolds Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
USA

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Phone: 412-371-0600

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Free
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