The Association of Illustrators was delighted to announce the overall winners of the AOI Illustration Awards 2013 at an awards celebration held at Somerset House on Wednesday 8th October 2013.
The competition consisted of entries from across 38 different countries. An exhibition featuring highlights from this year’s shortlist was on display at Somerset House throughout October and attracted over 12,000 visitors. The exhibition now tours across the UK, host venues include Swansea Metropolitan University, Blackpool & Fylde College, Nuneaton Museum and Art Gallery and Guildford Museum.
The panel of judges arrived in the afternoon, prior to the opening of the ceremony, to discuss and appoint the overall New Talent and Professional winners of 2013 from the following Category Winners work:
Professional Winner Lesley Barnes
New Talent Winner Not awarded
Professional Winner Merav Salomon
New Talent Winner Jun Cen
Professional Winner Levi Pinfold
New Talent Winner Victoria Turnbull
Professional Winner Jonathan Burton
New Talent Winner Ceri Williams
Professional Winner Edd Baldry
New Talent Winner John Riordan
Professional Winner Jane Reiseger
New Talent Winner Joe Caslin
Research and Knowledge Communication
Professional Winner Nicolle Fuller
New Talent Winner Mitch Miller
Professional Winner Anna Cattermole
New Talent Winner Nate Kitch
Many thanks are due to our 24 judges for providing such lively discussions and careful adjudication in each category.
Category Winners were awarded with certificates and the overall 2013 New Talent and Professional winners, Jun Cen, Mitch Miller and Jonathan Burton were announced.
For more image from the exhibition and the awards evening please visit the AOI’s facebook page.
A special Awards Edition of Varoom Magazine (Varoom 23, AfterWords) is out now.
Judging Panel at round 3 - 8 October 2013
Category Winners, clockwise from top left, Joe Caslin, Ceri Williams, Mitch Miller, Jane Reiseger, Victoria Turnbull, Edd Baldry, Anna Cattermole, John Riordan, Nate Kitch, Jonathan Burton, Lesley Barnes, Levi Pinfold and Merav Salomon
Jonathan Burton receives his trophy from John O'Reilly