The name Peter Sís will be recognizable to anyone who has had an interest in children’s literature during the past three decades.
picture book art
July 15, 2021
Amherst, Massachusetts — A lost clown is befriended by a farmer. A frightened mouse is spared by a hungry lion. A beloved dog’s ball is destroyed and replaced.
May 28, 2021
Beloved picture book author and artist Eric Carle passed away earlier this week at the age of 91.
May 12, 2021
The English author/illustrator responsible for two of the most iconic modern images of Christmas enjoys a celebration of his work in a new exhibition opening this month.
October 19, 2020
Amherst, MA -- Inhabit a joyful world where an orange elephant, a fish in a birdcage, and a snake entwined in spaghetti can spark imaginations and inspire giggles.
May 15, 2020
Amherst, MA — The Carle is proud to present ART in PLACE: Social Distancing in the Studio, an exhibition featuring inspiring artworks
November 20, 2019
Amherst, MA — What can the art of childhood reveal? Does it show burgeoning talent, exciting potential or, perhaps, simply the beginning of a love to create?
October 4, 2019
Amherst, MA — The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art is pleased to present The Pursuit of Everything: Maira Kalman's Books
May 31, 2019
Amherst, MA — Peter Sís invites readers on incredible journeys.