The Dukes Cultural Partnership with Lancaster University won the Arts Partnership Award at a ceremony in Preston organised by Curious Minds, dedicated to improving the lives of children and young people in the North West by connecting them with the very best arts, culture and creative learning opportunities. The Dukes and Lancaster University’s Cultural Partnership […]
Lancaster University is launching its comics and graphic novels network, 7th of June, starting 16:30, Peter Scott gallery!
The children from two local schools, primary Pupil Referral Unit Stepping Stones and Heysham High School visited Lancaster University (LU) on March 28th. The visit is a part of the partnerhsip between The Dukes Theatre and Lancaster University. The Dukes developed a comic project in collaboration with LU. Comic artist Ben Hunt worked with the […]
Arts Partnership betwen the local art institution The Dukes and Lancaster University has won the North West Cultural Education Awards. The photo features Vicky Fletcher, The Dukes’ Outreach and Learning Manager and Professor Andrew Atherton, Lancaster University’s Deputy Vice Chancellor with the award. The partnership includes The Comic Project with Dr Natasa Lackovic and Dr […]
Exhibition and talks on the early animation and comics pioneer Winsor McCay curated by Professor Benoît Peeters and artist Francois Schuiten, Cherbourg, France, June 23-Oct 1, 2017.
San Diego Comic-Con announced Schuiten as shortlisted for Eisner Awards in the category of Best Penciller/Inker for The Theory of the Grain of Sand. https://www.comic-con.org/awards/eisner-awards-nominations-2017
By Pip Dickens/ I was introduced to the fascinating wordless graphic novels of Lynd Ward by chance. And I am forever grateful. One of the great things about being a compulsive collector is the buzz you get hunting down your quarry and getting it at the best price and condition possible. The rarer the book, […]
The work by Francois Schuiten and Benoit Peeters translated and published by Alaxis Press, US version, end 2016. https://www.altaplana.be/dictionary/alaxis_press