Book Illustrators Gallery (Exhibition)
|Date:||5 – 25 May 2017|
|Venue:||B1 Exhibition Area, Central Public Library|
|Time:||10am – 9pm (BIG is closed on 10 May, Wednesday, a public holiday in Singapore)|
The Book Illustrators Gallery (BIG) is a display of diverse collections of works by illustrators and artists from Singapore and the region, featuring both published and unpublished picture book art. BIG not only presents quality artworks for the public to enjoy and appreciate, it also acknowledges and promotes the works of talented illustrators and artists in the region!
To submit your picturebook art, visit the Book Illustrators Gallery webpage under the Submissions tab.
David Liew (Illustrator)
David “Wolfe” Liew is an illustrator, cartoonist, sculptor, and model-maker. Besides illustrating books and magazines, he’s the main artist for the children’s series Ellie Belly written by Eliza Teoh. Once in a while he exchanges the pencils for a pen and works with words instead.
Susanna Goho-Quek (Artist)
Susanna is an author, illustrator, and artist. She provided the illustrations for a collection of poetry about old Singapore, The Ice Ball Man, and the picture books A Single Tear and Water. Her own picture books include God Is Hu? and Fun at the Opera, based on her own childhood. Susanna has been the curator of the Book Illlustrators Gallery (BIG) since 2011.