*The Original Art 2017* November 1 through December 30 Society of illustrators 128 East 63rd Street New York, NY The Original Art is an annual exhibit celebrating the fine art of children’s book illustration. The exhibit showcases the original art from the year’s best children’s books. The 2017 exhibit features a diverse list of books selected by a jury of outstanding illustrators, art directors, and editors.
*Facing Humanity: A Show of Portraits* October 25 through January 9 Gallery 360, Northeastern University 360 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA Facing Humanity is an exhibition of work by renowned illustrators who create images for books, magazines, posters, and other types of publication. Artists featured in this show range from the rising stars of illustration to some of the most prominent illustrators in the world. All have the unique ability to capture the personality and emotions of their subjects.