Brooklyn based Oliver Jeffers will talk about his diverse art practice which includes illustration, painting, collage and installation.
Humour and curiosity are the main focus of Jeffer's artworks. His most recent series include the Dipped Paintings; figurative portaits partially obscured by enamel paint and Land and Seascape paintings whic investigate the relationship between art, science and the human inability to fully understand the reality we live in.
Oliver Jeffers' books have been translated into over 30 languages and his second publication Lost and Found was developed into an animated version in collaboration with Studio AKA. The short film received over 60 awards including BAFTA for Best Animated Short Film.