Comics: Explore And Create Comic Art

This brand new exhibition, Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art with Seven Storiesfrom Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Books, is an eclectic mix of original, iconic comic art alongside work by current children’s comic creators. The colourful and interactive exhibition will delight the whole family!

Comic book fans of all ages will be immersed in the stimulating and imaginative world of children’s comics, surrounded by interactive activities, playful props and unique, original materials.

See Desperate Dan and Dennis the Menace as they were drawn in the 1940s and 50s; find old friends like Oor Wullie, Minnie the Minx and Roy of the Rovers; imagine yourself on an adventure with Dan Dare from The Eagle!

The free-entry exhibition will feature Captain America, Wonder Woman, Superman and Hulk as drawn by British artist Ian Churchill. Ian works for Marvel and DC Comics, America’s largest comic corporations – Marvel and DC Comics.

The exhibition in the Coalbrookdale Gallery, adjacent to Enginuity, is open Monday to Friday from 10am-5pm and is free to visit.

The exhibition has been originated by Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Books

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