Alan Kitching

A Life in Letterpress is a major retrospective exhibition of Alan Kitching’s life and work at the forefront of typographical design. Read more


A Life in Letterpress

Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress is a major retrospective exhibition of Alan Kitching’s life and work will span the six decades he has spent at the forefront of typographical design. His bold, elegant work will be on show along with sketchbooks, proofs, artefacts and equipment from his studio. The exhibition will be accompanied by the launch of an illustrated biography of the same name, featuring over 400 prints and published by Laurence King. During Pick Me Up, it will be available exclusively from the Rizzoli Bookshop at Somerset House.

Join Alan for live demonstrations as he prints a Utopian-themed artwork between 12 - 3pm on the following dates: Fri 22nd April, Sunday 24th April, Tuesday 26th April, Thursday 28th April, Saturday 30th April and Monday 2nd May.



Pick Me Up
21 April — 2 May 2016

Somerset House
Strand
London
WC2R 1LA


Visitor Information

Open daily 10.00 – 18.00 (last entry 17.15)

Late night Wednesdays and Thursdays until 21.00 (last entry 20.15)

Embankment Galleries


Tickets

£10.00/£8.00 concessions

Early Bird Festival Pass £14.00 (offer valid until 31 March)

Full price Festival Pass £17.50

Tickets include entry into Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress

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