Seven Kinds of Magic

© Quentin Blake, Image from Angel Pavement by Quentin Blake
(Jonathan Cape 2004)

Seven Kinds of Magic was the inaugural exhibition in the Quentin Blake Gallery at House of Illustration in London in 2016.

House of Illustration is the UK’s only public gallery dedicated to the exhibition and promotion of illustration, founded by Blake in 2014.


This exhibition comprises original illustrations by Quentin Blake for 7 books in which magic appears in different forms, including The Witches by Roald Dahl, shown alongside works from our Permanent Collection.


Launch Event

Saturday 22 July (Time to be confirmed)

Join us for the opening of the exhibition.  Activities will be taking place throughout the day.

Free, All welcome.