Illustration

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He shoots, he scores! Artists capture the lost history of English football – for £1.5m
A collection of artworks not seen in public before depicting the beautiful game in England is about to go on sale

Richard Brooks

27, Nov, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Recently discovered Wind in the Willows illustration to be sold at auction
The pencil and ink drawing of a swaggering Mr Toad and his friends by EH Shepard was found hanging on the stairs of an East Anglian country house

Sarah Shaffi

18, Nov, 2022 @12:00 PM

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Is generative AI really a threat to creative professionals?
Image-generators such as Dall-E 2 can produce pictures on any theme you wish for in seconds. Some creatives are alarmed but others are sceptical of the hype

Laurie Clarke

12, Nov, 2022 @4:00 PM

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Oliver Jeffers grew up in Belfast hating violence. Now he wants children to see how futile it is
The children’s author, who lived through the Troubles, believes that kids should be taught to seek peace from an early age. By Donna Ferguson

Donna Ferguson

09, Oct, 2022 @12:00 PM

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The Lindisfarne Gospels review – was Eadfrith the monk Britain’s first great artist?
This mind-bending illuminated manuscript was created in AD700 by Eadfrith, a monk who was as entranced by pattern and abstraction as Jackson Pollock

Jonathan Jones

14, Sep, 2022 @4:12 PM

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The Michelangelo of the movie poster: Renato Casaro picks his best film art
His windswept, airbrushed canvases have given shape to landmark films for decades, from Solaris to Dances With Wolves. Now 86, the designer looks back at his highlights

Sam Moore

14, Sep, 2022 @10:14 AM

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‘At first she didn’t like my drawings’: Axel Scheffler and Julia Donaldson on three decades of collaboration
In a rare joint interview, the creators of The Gruffalo talk about baddies, Brexit – and the bumpy beginning to their partnership

Hadley Freeman

03, Sep, 2022 @8:00 AM

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AI-generated art illustrates another problem with computers | John Naughton
Artificial intelligence is being used to design magazine covers and provide pictures for internet newsletters. What could possibly go wrong?

John Naughton

20, Aug, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Jean-Jacques Sempé obituary
French cartoonist who depicted the adventures of Le Petit Nicolas and produced more than 100 covers for the New Yorker

Kim Willsher

18, Aug, 2022 @4:44 PM

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Raymond Briggs remembered: ‘He made what he did look easy. Which is, of course, what geniuses do’
The beloved writer and illustrator of the Snowman and Father Christmas has died. Here, leading contemporaries pay tribute

Michael Rosen, Dara McAnulty, Joseph Coelho and Guardian readers

10, Aug, 2022 @4:36 PM

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Raymond Briggs obituary
Author-illustrator known for The Snowman and Father Christmas whose books often explored the quiet heroism of ordinary lives

Martin Salisbury

10, Aug, 2022 @11:12 AM

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‘We’ll still be watching in 50 years’: how Raymond Briggs’s The Snowman changed Christmas
When the film version of Briggs’s melancholy masterpiece was first screened in 1982, Britons clutched it to their hearts – where it has stayed ever since

Stuart Heritage

10, Aug, 2022 @11:09 AM

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