SAVE THE DATE: The Art of the Picture Book Exhibition (September 11 – October 14, 2012)

This fall over 80 original illustrations from Canadian picture books will be on exhibit at the Montreal Museum of Fine Art. The exhibit will run from September 11 to October 14, and will we followed by Take Home an Original, an auction of the original art, on October 16, 2012. The auction is a fundraiser for the Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Don’t miss this superb opportunity to enjoy a remarkable array of talent from this country’s great illustrators.

Contributing artists include: Steve Adams, Marion Arbona, Isabelle Arsenault, Doris Barrette, Christiane Beauregard, Philippe Béha, Rebecca Bender, Steve Beshwaty, Josée Bisaillon, Sylvie Bourbonnière, France Brassard, Geneviève Côté, Stéphan Daigle, Brian Deines, Kady MacDonald Denton, Wallace Edwards, Jean-Paul Eid, Élisabeth Eudes-Pascal, Fanny, Eugenie Fernandes, Manon Gauthier, Marie-Louise Gay, Celia Godkin, Jacques Goldstyn, Georgia Graham, Annouchka Gravel Galouchko, Gabrielle Grimard, Mylène Henry, Pierre Houde, Marthe and Nell Jocelyn, Dominique Jolin, Susan Rennick Jolliffe, Stéphane Jorisch, Melinda Josie, Vladyana Krykorka, Darcia Labrosse, Anabelle Lachance, Benoît Laverdière, Mireille Levert, Ron Lightburn, Isabelle Malenfant, Céline Malépart, Michael Martchenko, Jirina Marton, Josée Masse, Caroline Merola, Judith Christine Mills, Robin Muller, Janice Nadeau, Gillian Newland, Ruth Ohi, Karen Patkau, Stéphane Poulin, Barbara Reid, Scot Ritchie, Bruce Roberts, Rogé, Graham Ross, Marisol Sarrazin, Kathryn Shoemaker, Bruno St-Aubin, François Thisdale, Jan Thornhill, Jean-Luc Trudel, Anne Villeneuve, Andrea Wayne von Königslöw, Mary Wallace, Mélanie Watt, Janet Wilson, Yayo, Farida Zaman, Daniela Zékina, Ludmila Zeman, Ange Zhang, Song Nan Zhang, Werner Zimmermann.