Call for entries: »The World Illustration Awards 2017« – deadline 6 February

The World Illustration Awards 2017 is now open for entries and and closes on Monday 06 February 2017.

For over four decades, the AOI has presented the most comprehensive and significant awards for illustration in the UK, and now, since partnering up with the California-based Directory of Illustration , expanded its reach even further to global significance.

Work entered for the competition must have been created or published between 1st January 2016 to close of competition February 2017. Work in any medium can be entered in any of the 8 categories:

  • Advertising
  • Books
  • Children's Books
  • Design Category sponsored by Affinity Designer
  • Editorial
  • Research
  • Self Initiated
  • Site Specific Work

Work entered into the World Illustration Awards will be reviewed by a jury of distinguished and international industry professionals.

Shortlisted work is showcased online, allowing commissioners and industry peers to browse work and contact successful artists directly. Each year’s shortlist is available to view permanently in the Awards archive.

Award Winners will be announced at a prestigious ceremony at Somerset House, the major arts and cultural centre in the heart of London in August 2017, before touring the UK.

Detailed information see: