The Squeeze Book Talk
Jun
22
2:30 PM14:30

The Squeeze Book Talk

  • 1D Glenarm Road London, England, E5 0LY United Kingdom (map)
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June 22 / 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Alex Barrow and Joe Pearson from Design For Today will talk about their joint inspiration for illustration, design and how they have collaborated on The Squeeze Book, an illustrated guide to accordion music around the world. Alex is art director of Okido Magazine, a fine accordion player, and illustrator of several successful children’s books for Tate publishing and Thames & Hudson.

FREE with ELCAF ALL ACCESS TICKET

Please note all talks have limited seat capacity and will be available on a first come first served basis. We cannot guarantee a place with your ticket so please be at talks early to secure a seat.

Event Category:

Talks

Venue

School Rooms Talk Space

1d Glenarm Road
London, E5 0LY United Kingdom

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Jun
10
to Jun 12

ELCAF

Design For Today will be at this year's ELCAF! This year it's at The Round Chapel in Hackney, and runs from Friday 10th June through to Sunday 12th June.

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The Illustrators' Christmas Fair
Dec
12
5:00 PM17:00

The Illustrators' Christmas Fair

Find those perfect presents - or just come and treat yourself - at The House of Illustration's winter Illustrators' Fair. 

We will be taking over the Crossing in the Granary Building next to House of Illustration to fill it with their hand-picked selection of emerging and established illustrators. 

With drop-in workshops and over 100 exhibitors it's also a fantastic opportunity to get creative, meet illustrators, and learn more about what they do.

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The Fine Press Book Fair
Oct
31
to Nov 1

The Fine Press Book Fair

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Design For Today is delighted to be exhibiting at The Fine Press Book Fair in Oxford this November. Once again, in conjunction with the Fine Press Book Association, the PBFA is organising the longest standing fine press fair in the world: the Oxford Fine Press Book Fair in Oxford, UK.

We will be launching Noel Carrington, Nothing Need Be Ugly, the first major study of Carrington's life in Publishing and Design at the Fair.  I have been invited to talk on Noel Carrington as a part of the lecture series and will be exhibiting key examples of his publishing.

At the Fair we will be offering a range of Private Press books, vintage design and illustrated books, as well as the Design For Today imprint.

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ELCAF 2015
Jun
21
to Jun 23

ELCAF 2015

Founded in 2012, ELCAF’s aim is to introduce and celebrate both small press publications and the dynamic community of individual artists and collectives that are pushing the boundaries in comics, illustration, graphic and sequential art here in the UK and abroad. Each year ELCAF has seen an incredible growth; larger venues, more exhibitors, and a greater number of people coming through the doors.

As a result, ELCAF 2015 will now be held over two days and will include an extended programme of events. In addition to our trademark workshops and talks during the two days of ELCAF itself, we will also be running a new series of Masterclasses in collaboration with House of Illustration, plus a satellite exhibition and workshop by Spanish artist Ricardo Cavolo at NOW Gallery‘s Urban Village Fete.

Over the two days of the ELCAF weekend, you’ll have the chance to pick up affordable art and prints, chat to the artists, and participate in a programme of events suitable for people of all ages. The weekend’s events will also be accompanied by an exciting selection of music from guest DJs as well as food and drinks available from the cafe at The Laundry.

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