Tomi Ungerer signing at the Galway Film Fleadh

Posted: July 12, 2013 in Uncategorized

Tomi Ungerer signing at the Galway Film Fleadh

Tomi Ungerer signing at Charlie Byrne's Bookshop

Tomi Ungerer

Join the team from charlie bynes on Middle street in Galway  this Saturday, the 13th of July, for a rare signing with the incredible illustrator Tomi Ungerer, as part of the Galway Film Fleadh. Tomi will sign at 2.30, in the Town Hall Theatre bar, after the screening of Moon Man, an animated version of his book by the same title, and before the screening of the documentary about him Far Out Isn’t Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story.

Tomi is an award winning illustrator and a trilingual author, and recieved the Hans Christian Anderson Award for Illsutartion in 1998. He has published over 140 books ranging from his much loved children’s books to his controversial adult work. He is famous for his sharp social satire and his witty aphorisms and he ranges from the fantastic to the autobiographical. His career has also encompassed Architectural design, Invention, Advertising and Sculpture. Ungerer’s work forms an important commentary on the social and political changes that have occurred since the second half of the 20th century. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to meet Tomi Ungerer!


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