The Bishop Otter Gallery’s (University of Chichester, College Lane, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 6PE) new exhibition, Mervyn Peake: A Centenary Celebration, includes some of the most famous examples of Peake’s fantasy works, nonsense poetry and fiction. Among them are The Hunting Of The Snark, a nonsense poem written by Lewis Carroll, and illustrations from Peake’s own nonsense work, Rhymes Without Reason, published in 1941. Drawings from another original work of fiction, Mr Pye – a fable about the battle between good and evil – are featured.
Chichester, PO19 1TJ.
Entry details: £4 with National Art Pass (standard entry charge is £7.50)Opening times
Tuesday to Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Thursday: 10am – 8pm
Sunday/Bank Holidays: 11am – 5pm