If you happen to be anywhere near Venice, Italy anytime soon, there’s a unique illustration exhibition that is worth checking out. Head over to the Berga Urban Museum to check out the 25 illustrations from around the world.
Pete Fowler’s distinct brand of character design has made its mark around the world in the form of vinyl figures, record covers, apparel, art, and much more. Recently, Pete has been adding to the ever-growing range of work that he produces by applying his recognisable style to acrylic paintings.
I’m pleased to say that I’m working with Ilustratour this year (I’m doing a week-long workshop on illustrated maps) – an illustration festival of seminars and workshops in Valladolid, Spain this June.
We have a free ticket to give away to this July’s Icon Illustration Conference in Portland, Oregon, USA.
Winner announced! We’re pleased to announce that illustrator Kelley McMorris has won the free ticket to the conference this year. We wish her all the best!
OFF LIFE magazine generously collects together a whole bunch of talented illustrators and takes to the streets of London and Bristol. Their publication, which goes out every two months, showcases all the weird, funny, dark, and thought-provoking things comics can offer— and it’s absolutely free!
The large, tearaway spreads in Wrap magazine are more than the stylish gift packaging the publication’s name suggests. Beyond making great posters, they are an opportunity for the hard work and talents of various illustrators to be seen on a gloriously large scale, and they are the founders – Chris Harrison and Polly Glass’ – way of encouraging people to share the art they are so passionate about.
If you’re a creative professional and have graduated within the last eight years, it’s very much worth checking out the new YCN Professional Awards. Since being founded in 2001, YCN have been providing a platform for artistic talent while also running an annual student award scheme. They are now looking to celebrate those excelling in the art and design industry and have recently announced their call for entries.