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The Young Cartoonist of the Year….. closing date 5 January 2022

 © Daniel Meikle, aged 11 – winning entry in the under 18 category 2021 – detail ONE CARTOON PER ENTRANT COLOUR OR B/W HAND OR DIGITALLY DRAWN MAX A4 SIZE ♦♦♦ Please send your entries to: The Cartoon Museum 63 Wells Street London W1T 3PT or email:  hello@cartoonmuseum.org © KidsArt Limited, 2021 

BBC Live Lessons … submissions deadline 22 October 2021!

 …a collaboration between BBC Children’s and BBC Teach – published on the BBC Teach website and broadcast on CBBC Make anti-bullying posters and then take pictures with them or explain them via a video Make Christmas Cards and then again take pictures with them or explain them via a video Videos of children telling Christmas […]

Monet & friends

A immersive exhibition in Sydney, Australia that makes you feel as if you’re stepping into the art works of Monet, Pissarro, Renoir, Cézanne, Degas and many more by creating walkways through giant projections of the paintings…  watch this video and you’ll be amazed!  Monet & Friends Currently on exhibition in Sydney, Australia. ♦♦♦ KidsArt!™ teaches children art […]

Alice : Curiouser and Curiouser V&A

Alice in Wonderland was published in 1865 by Charles Dodgson under the pen name Lewis Caroll, a story of a young girl who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world of strange creatures and topsy-turvy adventures – Alice has been translated into 170 languages, sold millions of copies, inspired films, art, pop and […]

“Gauguin Portraits” at The National Gallery until 26 January 2020

Paul Gauguin, ‘Christ in the Garden of Olives’, 1889 Paul Gauguin (1848 – 1903)  Father of Modern Art, with hyper-real colours, exaggerated body proportions, strong contrasts and mystical symbols.  A banker turned artist, he abandoned his middle-class life and family and sailed to Tahiti  seeking primitive beauty.  He dreamed of pursuing art in paradise.  French born, […]

Edvard Munch – “Love and Angst” at the British Museum: 11 April – 21 July 2019

Edvard Munch, The Sick Child 1, 1896 (detail) Edvard Munch (1863 – 1944) is Norway’s most famous artist and father of Expressionism, his iconic Scream is a symbol of modern day anxiety and rivals Mona Lisa in “recognisability” even having its own emoji. Born in Kristiania (modern day Oslo), Munch – pronounced “Munc” – rejected his […]