News and Events
Our News & Events page includes Society news and information on events world-wide related to the Art of Arthur Rackham.
Please use our Contact Page to inform the Society of upcoming events of likely interest to Society members and others with an interest in Arthur Rackham and his art.
|April 2015||The Journal of the Arthur Rackham Society (JARS) No. 53|
|4 June 2015||
Sotheby's will host their "The Library of an English Bibliophile, Part IV" sale (No. L15413) at their London location. Lot Nos. 130-134 are Rackham-related books, some with illustrations on the half-title page. Click HERE to view this auction.
|10 June 2015||
Swann Galleries will host their Sale No. 23587, "Art, Press & Illustrated Books," at their New York location. Lot Nos. 330-335 feature Rackham books; Lot 330 is a signed-limited Fairy Tales by Hans Andersen with a delightful original ink drawing opposite the signature page. Click HERE to visit the Swann site to view the auction catalogue.
|9 July 2015||
PBA Galleris will host the following auction at their San Francisco location: Sale No. 564, "Fine Illustrated Books from the Stalker Collection (with additions)". Lot Nos. 276-328 feature Rackham-illustrated books plus an original Rackham letter. Click HERE to visit the auction catalogue.
|14 July 2015||
Sotheby's will host their "English Literature, History, Children's Books & Illustrations" sale (No. L15404) at their London location. Lot No. 254 is a Rackham book with an original ink drawing by Rackham. Click HERE to view this auction.
|6 Aug 2015||
PBA Galleris will host the following auction at their San Francisco location: Sale No. 566, "Fine Illustrated Books in All Fields & The limited Editions Club". Lot Nos. 378-392 and 741-745 feature Rackham-illustrated books. Click HERE to visit the auction catalogue.
|15 Oct 2015||
PBA Galleris will host the following auction at their San Francisco location: Sale No. 571, "Illustrated and Children's Books - Oz - Fine Books in All Fields". Lot Nos. 244-247 feature Rackham-illustratedd books. Click HERE to visit the auction catalogue.
Of Special Interest
New Animated Film Adaptation of Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
April 2013 -- Steve Arnott has informed us his crew is now working with an experienced film producer, Mike Foley, based in London. Please go HERE to view a new film segment that shows the King walking in Kensington Gardens.
September 2013 -- According to Steve Arnott, the Peter Pan movie is making good progress. Steve indicates he did some film work in Norway last month, where they are keen on the project; part of the film may be produced there. Please go HERE to view some recent clips that have been produced; the music is also original to the project.
October 2013: -- Steve Arnott sent the following update: "Here is the latest version of the trailer for the movie of Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens. It's looking even better." Please go HERE to view.
A Conversation with George T. McWhorter
The Art of Magic Making by Charles Vess
0:00 -- Introduction