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We Go to the Gallery Have You Taken Children To A Gallery Recently Did You Struggle To Explain The Work To Them In Plain, Simple English With This New Dung Beetle Book By Artist Miriam Elia A Tribute To And A Parody Of The Much Loved British Ladybird Early Learning Children S Books Of The 1960s Anyone Can Learn About Contemporary Art And Understand Many Of Its Key Themes Join John And Susan On Their Exciting Journey Through The Art Exhibition, Where, With Mummy S Help, They Will Discover The Real Meaning Of All The Contemporary Artworks, From Empty Rooms To Vagina Paintings Or Giant Inflatable Dogs.The 2014 Limited Edition Of We Go To The Gallery Was Threatened With A Lawsuit By Penguin UK Owners Of The Ladybird Imprint , Which Was Withdrawn Following A Recent Change In UK Copyright Law Allowing For Parody And Satire.


10 thoughts on “We Go to the Gallery

  1. says:

    Est doctrina de stercoreThose who were primary school age in 1970s Britain are likely to be familiar with the distinctive style of Ladybird books They were only just above pocket size and pocket money price The prose was plodding, with deliberately limited vocabulary, often about banal subjects, most memorably, Shopping with Mother They had a distinctive non serif font, and flat illustrations that looked a little old fashioned, even at the time But they have a nostalgic glow nowadays,Est doctrina de stercoreThose who were primary school age in 1970s Britain are likely to be familiar with the distinctive style of Ladybird books They were only just above pocket size and pocket money price The prose was plodding, with deliberately limited vocabulary, often about banal subjects, most memorably, Shopping with Mother They had a distinctive non serif font, and flat illustrations that looked a little old fashioned, even at the time But they have a nostalgic glow nowadays, and I still have a shelf of them in my home.Hence th...


  2. says:

    Is the art pretty says Susan No, says Mummy, Pretty is not important New words pretty not important.This book is superb, especially if you are not a fan of modern art pleasantly rude, funny and to the point.The art is very similar to the old Ladybird ...


  3. says:

    This book is hilarious I m so happy that my daughter spotted these during a recent visit to a Miami bookstore She knows my taste and knew that I would love them John sees the painting I could paint that, says John But you didn t, says Mummy I don t care for modern art at all, so this book was especially funny for me The sarcasm and wit are the best These books are very similar to the Ladybird books for adults They re not at all appropriate for children, and also some adults would lik This book is hilarious I m so happy that my daughter spotted these ...


  4. says:

    This is a masterpiece.


  5. says:

    As someone who doesn t really enjoy the taste of contemporary art, I have to admit this is some high quality satire.


  6. says:

    I legitimately lost my sh t at this satirical version of the classic Ladybird books, which I so fondly remember reading growing up As pointed out by a friend of mine, if you replace Mummy in We Go to the Gallery with Satan, it read...


  7. says:

    Simon read this.Simon pissed himself.Simon is wet.He is confused.He is happy as


  8. says:

    Brilliant parody of the Peter and Jane style early reader books of my childhood So few words and yet so many serious themes explored, all with tongue in cheek A classic


  9. says:

    The rubbish smells, says Susan It is the stench of our decaying Western civilization, says Mummy.


  10. says:

    Pretentious arty parent This is the book for you.Frustrated in your artistic endeavours due to the demands of having a family This is the book for you.Forever being dragged to exhibitions in which you ve no interest by parents who think they know best This is the book for you.Fondly...


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