WIA2022’s AOI Members Award Winner

The AOI, in partnership with the Directory of Illustration, and Category Sponsor Walker Books are delighted to announce the AOI Members Award Winner Yuki Uebo, for the World Illustration Awards 2022 for her project ‘Travel To Japan’!

The winners have been selected from a shortlist of 200 projects, drawn from over 5,000 entries from 77 countries. They were announced on 1st November 2022 at an online Awards Ceremony, presented by renowned illustrator Oliver Jeffers and a host of special guest presenters.

Yuki Uebo is a Tokyo-based illustrator whose work is heavily influenced by the the culture of the city; such as the busy streets, use of colours, and general messiness. Through her work she also aims to depict people whose conversations, characters and stories can be imagined.

As the AOI Members Award Winner Yuki will receive:

  • a complimentary year-long AOI membership plus folio
  • a copy of the Guide to Law and the current Directories, worth £296.95
  • a WIA Certificate
  • enhanced profile feature on the Online Showcase.

Read her full interview here

18th November 2022

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