There are a lot of lecture/booksigning appearances coming up between this weekend and this coming Fall. Hope to meet you at one of them.
Sunday, February 7 Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE
Opening (Delayed from Saturday because of weather) of Dinotopia: The Fantastical Art of James Gurney
The Museum is scheduled to open to the public at noon, and it will stay open until 5:00, an hour later than usual. I'll give my presentation, "Fact and Fantasy: The Making of Dinotopia" at 2:00 in the auditorium, followed by booksigning. All are welcome.
Sunday, February 7 Delaware Art Museum
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Studio Workshop: Water-Soluble Colored Pencils (Studio Wing)
Booksigning at the Delaware Museum Bookstore again on Sunday 4-5 pm.
Tuesday, February 9
3:00 p.m. – University of the Arts, 320 S. Broad St., Philadelphia (contact the illustration department)
Tuesday through Thursday AM
Various elementary and middle schools
Thursday, February 11
12:35 – 2:00 p.m. – Delaware College of Art & Design, lecture at Auditorium of Delaware Historical Society; Open to public
Saturday, February 13
12:30 p.m. – Paleopalooza. Presentation at the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, followed by booksigning. Entrance fee.
Thursday, March 4
6:20-9:00 p.m. – Fashion Institute of Technology Illustration graduate program, New York City.
Saturday, March 13
Time TBA – Lecture and booksigning at the Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA. Open to the public, fee charged.
Weekend of June 5 and 6
Norton Museum, West Palm Beach, FL, opening of Dinotopia: The Fantastical Art of James Gurney (June 5 through Sept. 14, 2010)
Week of June 13-18, 2010
Instructor, Illustration Master Class, Amherst, MA (Only 3 spots remaining)
Weekend of June 25-27
Guest of honor, Anthrocon, Pittsburgh, PA
Fall 2010 Tour
I’ll be touring this fall with the new book, Color and Light.
Here’s the tentative schedule:
Northern California, Oct. 3-10
Southern California, October 10-17
Mid-Atlantic and Southeast, October 25-November 10.
If your art school, animation studio, or game company might be interested in an artist visit, please have your events person contact me at jgurneyart (at) yahoo.
Note to Museums: The Dinotopia exhibit is available for 2011 bookings. Please contact me or Mary at the Norman Rockwell Museum’s Traveling Exhibition Office.
Photos by Didier Frontini. Merci beaucoup!