Forensic Art: Illustrating Justice

Lifting the lid on the untold story of illustration in the criminal justice system over the last 200 years.

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Featuring everything from 19th century courtroom sketches of the likes of Emmeline Pankhurst and Dr Crippen to contemporary digital ‘trial graphics’ used to explain forensic evidence to a jury, this landmark exhibition will show the crucial yet overlooked role illustration plays in the UK’s criminal justice system.

It will include facial composites, images from forensic notebooks and drawings from notorious trials by the women leading courtroom illustration in the UK today.