The Picture Book Reimagined: Bruno Munari and His Creative Legacy

The Picture Book Reimagined: Bruno Munari and His Creative Legacy

06:00 PM &#8211 07:00 PM

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Bruno Munari propelled the little ones&#8217s photo e book in startling new directions, introducing sculptural and toy-like features to the printed site intended to unleash a boy or girl&#8217s creativeness as never right before. In this illustrated discuss provided in conjunction with the exhibition Bruno Munari: The Youngster Inside, historian Leonard S. Marcus will trace the globe-broad effect of this beguiling innovator&#8217s floor-breaking publications on the do the job of image book artists Leo Lionni, Eric Carle, Květa Pacovská, David A. Carter, Katsumi Komagata, and others.

Leonard S. Marcus is the globe&#8217s preeminent author on small children&#8217s books and the individuals who make them. He is the creator of award-winning biographies, histories, and experiments like Margaret Clever Brown: Awakened by the Moon Dear Genius: The Letters of Ursula Nordstrom Helen Oxenbury: A Daily life in Illustration Randolph Caldecott: The Gentleman Who Could Not Quit Drawing The Annotated Phantom Tollbooth You Can&#8217t Say That!, an in-depth appear censorship and the literature for youthful people and (forthcoming) Pictured Worlds, an worldwide historical past of the illustrated youngsters&#8217s guide. Leonard is a founding trustee of the Eric Carle Museum of Photograph Book Art and was the curator of the New York Community Library&#8217s landmark exhibition The ABC of It: Why Kids&#8217s Publications Matter. A frequent contributor to the New York Moments Reserve Evaluation, he teaches at the School of Visible Arts and lectures about his do the job throughout the entire world.

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The article The Photograph Guide Reimagined: Bruno Munari and His Artistic Legacy appeared initial on Heart for Italian Modern Artwork.