The Rule and the Game at Turin International Book Fair

    The exhibition will be hosted at Turin International Book Fair, from 18 to 22 May 2017 at the Bookstock Village, an area dedicated to young readers. A project by Transbook, Chidren’s Literature on the Move. Curated by Hamelin Associazione Culturale and SPLJ Salon de la presse et letterature jeunesse de Montreuil.         Image by […]


    Transbook Symposium

    The advent of digital technologies in the world of children literature, and specifically that of picture books, questions the way  books are read, used, and promoted. Transbook – Children’s Literature on the Move is a project that studies these transformations, particularly those involving visual storytelling. How does the role of the illustrator change when challenged by new digital […]


    Operation Bachelet

    How many different kinds of carrots are there in the known world? In how many ways can you cook them? What does the White Rabbit’s wife do all day long? How long does it take for a snail to go to war? What happens if an elephant believes to be a cat? Why ostriches aren’t […]


    Workshop with Isabelle Arsenault

    Sunday, April 2nd 2017 – Cineteca di Bologna How can an illustrator keep a creative space between the different steps in creating a picture book or a graphic novel ? Improvisation! Thirtyfive years ago some actors created a professional league for improvisation matches in Quebec. It quickly became world known and a staple of the […]


    The Wonders – Exhibition of Isabelle Arsenault

    The Wonders, the first Isabelle Arsenault’s personal exhibition in Italy, will be open from the 5th of April to the 7th of May, at the Museo internazionale e biblioteca della musica in Bologna. Involving both comics and illustration, Arsenault’s work can be identified from a peculiar use of colours ad vehicles of her characters’ emotions – almost always teenagers trying […]


    The Rule and the Game

    This exhibition is entirely interactive, conceived to be visited and experiences at a “child level”. Rules and games are the two guidelines authors were challenged to think about, and visitors have to experience them too. As a matter of fact, the exhibition allows visitors to handle, touch and experience books and site specific ambients on the spot. The exhibition path […]