Dennis and Gnasher, after David Hockney, by Horace Panter

Horace Panter: The Beano 80th Birthday Collection opens in Harrogate

An exhibition of Horace Panter‘s Beano-inspired pop art opens in Harrogate later this month, at the RedHouse Originals Gallery. 2018 marks the 80th birthday of legendary comic The Beano and to celebrate, Beano Studios invited Horace Panter to produce a new collection based around its famous characters. Previously on display in York (read our news itemContinue reading Horace Panter: The Beano 80th Birthday Collection opens in Harrogate

Dennis and Gnasher, after David Hockney, by Horace Panter

Horace Panter’s Beano Pop Art exhibition heads to York

After its debut at the Beano Studios in London last month, Beano-inspired pop art created by The Specials’ bassist Horace Panter is heading to York, and will be on display at the According To McGee gallery in Tower Street from 19th May 2018. “I’ve been working with According To McGee for a number of years now andContinue reading Horace Panter’s Beano Pop Art exhibition heads to York

Minnie the Minx by Horace Panter

Beano characters go Pop! New artworks by Horace Panter revealed

A new collaboration between the Beano and The Specials’ bassist Horace Panter is about launch the likes of Dennis, Gnasher, Minnie the Minx and Billy Whizz into the worlds of Warhol, Lichtenstein and Hockney. After yesterday’s news that Dennis was turning his hand to art, too, creating his own Kelpie-inspired statues, there seems to beContinue reading Beano characters go Pop! New artworks by Horace Panter revealed