Brian Chalkley's "Dawn in Wonderland and Other Stories" - book launch and panel discussion
Panel discussion which took place at the book launch event for Brian Dawn Chalkley's Dawn in Wonderland and Other Stories. The event was held at Chelsea College of Arts on Thursday 5 June 2014.
Panel: Dave Beech, screenwriter Tony Grisoni, Dr Sadie Murdoch, Raven Row Director Alex Sainsbury and Dr Stephen Wilson.
Brian Chalkley is Course Director of MA Fine Art at Chelsea. Chalkley is also an important transgender artist, known for his drawings, paintings and video work exploring queer identity and subculture.
His work is based around two characters Brian and Dawn, Dawn being a transvestite personality. Dawn in Wonderland and Other Stories is a book of drawings Chalkley created between 2000 and 2003. The book also includes texts by Guardian art critic Adrian Searle, and screenwriter Tony Grizoni.