WIA2020 continues to tour in Shanghai!

We are delighted that the winning and highly commended projects from the World Illustration Awards 2020 competition continue to tour China courtesy of the Shenzhen Illustration Association. The tour has..

10 UK Illustration Graduates to Watch in 2021

We are in awe of the playful, thoughtful and powerful work that this year’s illustration graduates have produced. In this feature, we celebrate 10 inspiring up-an-coming illustrators, who captured our attention.

The one to watch: Interview with Coco Lom

Illustrator, muralist and AOI Member Coco Lom has been recently interviewed by our friends and insurance company Williamson Carson, as part of their online journal articles. Titled “The one to watch: Coco Lom’s joyful & colourful art and photography is making waves”, we share an excerpt of the piece.

The Day Fin Flooded The World – review

One night Fin remembers do everything the correct way before his bedtime, but alas he forgets one very important thing! Karl Foster reviews Adam Stower’s new book.

Eileen Browne’s Choice

Author and Illustrator Eileen shares newly updated list, which compiles children’s books promoting Diversity and Inclusivity.

New Directors at the AOI

The AOI’s annual general meeting was held on Monday 24 May 2020 for the financial year ending September 2020. Agent Ciara Phelan, Illustrator and educator Jhinuk Sarkar and Art Director..

The Girl Who Became a Tree – review

Written in verse, this is the story of Daphne, a girl feeling loss and uncertainty, who seeks comfort and security in a library, where the books and her phone block out the world around her.