Elmer and Friends: The Colourful World of David McKee
22nd May 2021 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Reopening 20 May until 21 June 2021
Celebrate the colourful and feel-good world of illustrator David McKee. This exciting exhibition from Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Books, takes you on a journey into the imagination of the creator of classic books and characters including Elmer the Patchwork Elephant, Mr Benn and Not Now, Bernard. McKee has been awarded Illustrator of the Year 2020 and was recipient of the Book Trust Lifetime Achievement Award. As if by magic, the exhibition allows you to explore Elmer’s jungle and even enter Mr Benn’s costume shop.