Currently exhibiting in "Artists and Identity"; 3 Nov - 22 Dec 2007
exhibition @ The Grange, 36 Ulet Road, Liverpool, L17 3BP.
Viewing by appointment. Please, see links above for contact details.
About The Artist
John Minnion moved to Liverpool in 2001 after 24 years working as a professional illustrator in London.
He was political caricaturist
for New Statesman throughout the 1980s, at the same time drawing
In Liverpool, John started his own publishing imprint, Checkmate Books,
in order to produce good quality,
text by Lynne Truss. 'Uneasy Listening' is about 20th century composers,
and 'Hitler's List' tells the stories of
John is working on his fourth Checkmate
book, 'Pool of Life', which is a history of Liverpool in caricatures.
He draws with indian ink, using a mapping
pen and brush, aiming for clean, economical lines that are
Text copyrighted to John Minnion.
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