Come and see Granta’s Artistic Director Michael Salu talking about how illustration defines and expands our taste at the following event for Varoom magazine:
A Question of Taste?
Wednesday 7 November
The Foyles Gallery, Third Floor, 113-119 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0EB
To launch Varoom magazine’s Taste issue, panelists from across the industry discuss how illustration is expanding and defining Taste in all its manifestations. Literary and aesthetic taste in addressing ‘Medicine’ and ‘Horror’ have been recent topics for participant Michael Salu, Artistic Director of Granta magazine, and illustrator Tara Dougans has been focusing on what makes beauty for recent Fashion Week artworks, while cartoonist Ben Jennings challenges taste through his satirical cartoons.
The event features Michael Salu, Artistic Director of Granta magazine, fashion illustrator, Tara Dougans, who recently created animated imagery for London Men’s Fashion Week and cartoonist, Ben Jennings, who had worked for The Guardian andIndependent, and is the youngest winner ever of the Political Cartoon of the Year award. The debate is chaired by Varoom Editor, John O’Reilly.
Pre-booking required, booking open soon.
Image by Oat Montien, the Infamous Bengal Ming (Granta)