On the 70th anniversary of the Festival of Britain, Naomi Games will give an illustrated talk about her father’s design for the festival.
Abram Games won the competition to design a symbol for the ‘Tonic to the Nation’ and the festival stamp. Naomi will give a personal view of her father's working process, you will see his progressive designs, other items he created for the festival as well as cartoons and curiosities.
Key talking points will include a brief description of the birth of the festival, the designs from the festival symbol and stamp competion, Games' designs, associated posters, murals and souvenirs as well as current adaptations of the festival symbol.
This is a Zoom event, a link will be sent on the day to all attendees. The webinar cost includes admission to the museum which you can redeem when the museum reopens in spring.