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TV Puppets: Icons From 80 Years of Entertainment

Posted February 10, 2018 12:00 am by Niki Harratt under event Exhibition

From the earliest TV puppets such as Soko and Muffin the Mule to familiar characters that have entertained recent generations.

10 February 2018 - 29 April 2018

Lady Penelope, Thunderbirds ©ITV


This exhibition features a delightful array of original creations. Exhibits range from simple hand puppets such as Iver from The Hoobs to elaborate marionettes such as Lady Penelope and Parker from Thunderbirds. Audience favourites such as Basil Brush and caricatures from ITV’s Spitting Image are also on show.

The exhibition has been curated in partnership with the National Puppetry Archive.

Wolverhampton Art Gallery

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Lichfield St
Wolverhampton
West Midlands
WV1 1DU