Tomi Ungerer - Lecture. Hafnarhús, Monday 23 May 5 p.m.
In connection to the exhibition Tomi Ungerer – Drawings and Posters, Thérèse Willer, director at the Tomi Ungerer Museum in Strasbourg, will give a lecture on the French artist Tomi Ungerer and his work. Ungerer is an award winning illustrator and a trilingual author. He has published over 140 books ranging from his much loved children’s books to his controversial adult work. He is famous for his sharp social satire and his works forms an important commentary on the social and political changes that have occurred since the second half of the 20th century.
The lecture will take place in French with an Icelandic translator.
The event is hosted by Reykjavik Art Museum, organized by Alliance Française and the French Embassy in Iceland.
The exhibition is made in collaboration with Alliance Française, French Embassy, German Embassy, Goethe Institute and the Tomi Ungerer Museum in Strasbourg.
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