Category Archives: Olivia Lomenech Gill

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A blind auction of children’s drawings

In association with her exhibition last week, Olivia Lomenech Gill asked local school children in Northumberland to produce drawings to commemorate the beginning of the Great War. With their work (and their agreement) she’s now organising a silent auction to … Continue reading

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Olivia Lomenech Gill’s exhibition in Marlborough

Olivia has been invited by Marlborough College to show a body of work to commemorate the beginning of The Great War. This has great significance to the college as a total of 749 of their boys and men were lost … Continue reading

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Where My Wellies Take Me

This beautiful and evocative book of poems describing a childhood walk through rural England is now out in paperback. Conceived and written by Michael and Clare Morpurgo, it’s illustrated by Olivia Lomenech Gill partly with her own etchings and drawings and … Continue reading

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The Art of War Horse

Olivia Lomenech Gill will be showing her work at the Illustration Cupboard in London from 8th August 2014 in a mixed exhibition to commemorate the beginning of The Great War.  Michael Morpurgo will open the show which will include other … Continue reading

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Kate Greenaway film and shadowing site

Olivia Lomenech Gill, shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal for her book, Where My Wellies Take Me, has been interviewed on film in her studio. The book is written as if it’s a child’s sketchbook so Olivia had to remember how … Continue reading

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Olivia Lomenech Gill at Summerhall

An exhibition of paintings, etchings and bronzes associated with Olivia’s interest in the commemoration of the First World War and The King’s Troop will be shown in association with the Summerhall Historical Fiction Festival in Edinburgh from 2nd May. Prints … Continue reading

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Kate Greenaway shortlist

Where My Wellies Take Me, illustrated by Olivia Lomenech Gill has now been chosen for the shortlist for the Greenaway Medal. This is a much deserved position to be in given the quality of the work and the dedication Olivia … Continue reading

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Kate Greenaway nomination

Many congratulations to Olivia Lomenech Gill for her nomination for the Kate Greenaway Medal for her first book. Today’s announcement of her place on the longlist is great news and a just reward for all those damp days and nights … Continue reading

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A Happy New Year in 2014

My thanks go to all the artists and clients who have made 2013 as mad as it was – and there is more to come. In 2014 we have the publication of the four Titan anthologies to look forward to: … Continue reading

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Olivia on the shortlist

Where My Wellies Take Me, the book by Michael and Clare Morpurgo so wonderfully put together and illustrated by Olivia Lomenech Gill, has been shortlisted for the Children’s Trade Book Prize section of the British Book Design and Production Awards. … Continue reading

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