Though no longer new, it had to be opened!
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Friday 24 June, 15:00-17:00 – Masterclass with Steve Bell
A rare opportunity for illustration and graphic art students and aspiring cartoonists to receive direction and advice from one of the leading graphic artists today. Places strictly limited; £12
Tuesday 5 July, 19:00-20:00 – Cartoonists' Roundtable
Steve Bell is joined by Peter Brookes, Dave Brown, Nick Garland, Martn Rowson and Posy Simmonds for a fascinating discussion on the key influences that have shaped their work, not only other cartoonists, but also painters, animators, filmmakers, musicians and writers. Not to be missed. £6 (£5 concessions, Friends £4)
Wednesday 13 July 19:00-20:00 – Bell on Bell
Steve Bell talks about his early influences, his development as a cartoonist and his work over the last thirty years. £6 (£5 concessions, Friends £4)
Events at the Cartoon Museum are popular and seating is limited so it is advisable to book tickets in advance; telephone: 020 7580 8155You can read more about Steve Bell and his work at Belltoons: The Steve Bell Cartoon Website and on his page at the Guardian website.