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Main Gallery Dick Institute This colourful and interactive exhibition from Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Books presents an eclectic mix of original, iconic comic art alongside recent work by current children’s comic creators that will delight and inspire the whole family! Young people and comic book fans of all ages will be immersed in the stimulating and imaginative world of children’s comics before creating their very own settings, characters and stories using playful props and costumes. Visitors will have the rare opportunity to see influential British comic icons such as Desperate Dan and Dennis the Menace as they were drawn in the 1940s and 50s, along with old friends Oor Wullie, Minnie the Minx and Roy of the Rovers. Other famous characters featured include Captain America, Wonder Woman, Superman and Hulk as drawn by Ian Churchill, the British artist and producer of comics for America’s two largest comic corporations – Marvel and DC comics. Current British com
£2 entry (Under 2s free)
Dick Insitute, Elmbank Avenue, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire KA1 3BU
Sat 28 Sep 2019 to Mon 25 Nov 2019
Contact telephone: 01565 554300 Call to check latest times or cancellations.
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