The Brightness Company is delighted to announce the BIA 2020 annual book has published. Established in 2019, the Awards celebrate excellence in four categories of contemporary practice: Children’s book art, Editorial illustration, Experimental illustration and Teenagers’ book art.
The Brightness Award is a part of the Brightness Company which publishes an illustration magazine monthly and covers illustration news through Brightness News. Brightness news and magazine, has published lots of professional news and interviews in English by covering more than 5000 illustrators around the world. Brightness Award was founded to give artists the ultimate platform to develop their passion and career in the illustration sector.
In July 2020, we opened our call to both amateur and professional artists from any country and an incredible 1000+ entries were submitted by illustrators from 70 countries into the last year awards. This was followed by a competitive judging process to find the 60 long list projects, from which the final shortlist of 12 illustrations was selected. The selected artists and winners received a certificate and a free version of the annual book. This year judging panel including industry names such as Devis Grebu, Brian Grimwood, Glenda Sburelin and Masoud Mojaveri Agah.
Please find the selected works here. You can see the annual book for free.