Conference 'World in a Picture Book'


Conference ‘World in a Picture Book’ will address the special role of illustrated books in development of children’s personality and world view, the novelties in the picture book genre etc. As special guests, this conference will host laureate of Astrid Lindgren’s Memorial Award, Belgian artist Kitty Crowther and laureate of H. C. Andersen’s Award, German artist Jutta Bauer who will also give workshops for widely ranging related audience.

Thematic division: Amber Vein

Begins : 01.04.2014 21:00


  • „Radisson Blue Daugava”

Form of event:

  • Conference
  • Workshop
  • Exhibition

Category of event:

  • Literature
  • Visual arts
  • Design
  • Education

Audience of event:

  • Youth
  • Adults

Project description:

International conference ‘World in a Picture Book’ will take place on April 2, 2014 – the International Days of Books for Children. Its participants – writers, artists, translators, historians of art and literature, publishers and professionals – librarians, pedagogues, and journalists – involved in connecting children and books. A parallel program of activities will be organized, led by local and foreign artists. 

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