The focus of the Cheltenham Illustration Awards has always been one of narrative. Visual storytelling, whether sequential or single image, gives scope to the imagination and opens up possibilities beyond the present moment.
The theme for 2019’s Exhibition and Annual : All Together Now: Tales of Unity.
The focus of the Awards has always been one of narrative. Visual storytelling, whether sequential or single image, gives scope to the imagination and opens up possibilities beyond the present moment; what happened before? What happens next?
The following material You must submit:
File image size: (Portrait or landscape) 50×40 cm max, 300dpi
Image format: High quality JPEG
File Name: (FirstName_LastName)
Please also include a txt file with your info also named (FirstName_LastName)
An academic and peer selection panel will assess the entries for inclusion in the exhibition and Annual.
There are two main sections:
• Emerging and Established
The Student category is open to all full-time students over 18 years of age worldwide. The Emerging and Established category is open to any newly practising illustrators who are wishing to gain exposure of their work and to those who are more established and are apart of the illustration world.
Entries are limited to 4 per person.
There is no entry fee to participate!
It’s free to enter!
Who can enter?
Open worldwide to all students, emerging and established illustrators. Entrants must be 18+.
The selected work will be showcased at the Museum in the Park, Stroud, UK, other venues such as the London Book Fair, and published in the 2019 Cheltenham Illustration Awards Annual, which will be distributed to educators and publishers, internationally.
The Awards will also be inviting work from established artists and illustrators whose work contributes to the theme.