Women in Print: Enid Marx and her Contemporaries

Experts in mid-20th century design highlight the often overlooked contributions by women to print, pattern and popular art

When, Where

This inspiring, informal study day considers the legacies of those women whose work shaped the graphic art and textile design of the last century, celebrating the work of Enid Marx and her peers Peggy Angus, Barbara Jones, Mabel Phyllis Barron and Dorothy Larcher (Barron and Larcher).

Speakers include:

Desdemona McCannon

Lotte Crawford

Carolyn Trant

Jane Audas

Dr Alan Powers (co-curator of Enid Marx: Print, Pattern and Popular Art)

Part of the Women In Print series of events convened by Desdemona McCannon.

Important to know:

Ticket includes entry to the exhibition. 10 concessionary places (Friends of House of Illustration are also eligible) are available below on a first come first served basis.

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Tickets Price Number Total price
Total amount £0.00
Adult ticket£40.00 £40.00
Adult ticket with gift aid£44.00 £44.00
Concession ticket£25.00 £25.00
Concession ticket with gift aid£27.50 £27.50

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