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Pam Smy’s Symposium Sketchbook

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The Function of Folk: Programme

The Third International Illustration Research Event, Exhibition and Symposium November 8th and 9th 2012, Poland THE FUNCTION OF ‘FOLK’: ILLUSTRATION, NARRATIVE, SOCIETY 8th and 9th November 2012 Ethnographic Museum, Krakow, Poland The Third ‘Illustration Research’ Symposium explores the idea of the illustrator as contemporary ‘folk’ artist, and asks what function the illustrator has within communities [...]


The Venue

Krakow’s Ethnographic Museum is the location for the 2012 Illustration Research symposium. In the heart of Kazimierz district of Krakow, it is housed in two beautifully restored historic buildings.

Conference Speakers

  • Chris Campe
  • Mireille Fauchon
  • Stephen Fowler
  • Alexa Galea
  • Jaleen Grove
  • Jonny Hannah
  • Bruce Ingman
  • Amelia Johnstone
  • Andrzej Klimowski
  • Anna Machwic
  • Desdemona McCannon
  • Melanie Miller & Dr Tongyu Zhou
  • Vasvi Oza
  • Rathna Ramanathan
  • Argyro Tsavala
  • Luise Vormittag
  • James Walker