Arrest All Mimics interviews Eye Magazine

In a thriving indie magazine scene, Ben Tallon joins editor John Walters and art director Simon Esterson of Eye magazine as they release issue 94, with an astounding 8,000 unique cover designs

There and Back Again – exhibition

The show will feature work by 30 illustrators and artists inspired by adventure, exploration and discovery in a range of mediums from traditional print, collage digital art, as well a virtual reality installation.

Arrest All Mimics interviews Creative Review

Creative Review has been a mainstay of the creative industry for a long time. Undeniably a beautiful magazine with great journalism, where do we find them in 2017? Ben Tallon..

Daily Funnies – exhibition

The exhibition features examples of many well-known cartoon strips from newspapers and magazines from the past 100 years.

Alasdair Gray’s Life in Pictures

Alasdair Gray’s self-illustrated, tour de force novels, plays, poetry and short story collections now number more than 50 titles and have been translated into 17 languages, including Polish, Serbo-Croatian and Turkish.

Who are the nation’s favourite illustrators?

For the first time ever PLR announces the most borrowed illustrators from UK public libraries, and includes AOI Patrons Shirley Hughes, Oliver Jeffers, Mick Inkpen, Quentin Blake and member Alex..

Writers’ and Artists’ Yearbook with Fig Taylor

The AOI’s Portfolio Consultant, Fig Taylor, has once again contributed her invaluable insights to the Writers’ and Artists’ Yearbook 2018 edition. Fig has written on Freelancing for Beginners and Selling..

Jason Ford at Seven Stories

Seven Stories welcomes talented illustrator and cartoonist Jason Ford as he takes over our Studio for a weekend residency!

Arrest All Mimics interviews Claudine O’Sullivan

Claudine O’Sullivan has picked up the prize for the advertising category in the World Illustration Awards 2017. Her distinct, vibrantly coloured illustration crosses many contexts and platforms and her stunning..

Kate Greenaway Medal 2017

The CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal for distinguished illustration in a book for children has been declared – and it’s Lane Smith for There is a Tribe of Kids. AOI member,..

Face-Off – Pictoplasma

Reveal Your True Self with a Character Selfie! Back in 2013—when ‘selfie’ was the Oxford English Dictionary’s freshly nominated word-of-the-year and the first Oscar celebrity group selfies went viral, no-one..

FAB Prize for BAME writers and illustrators

Faber Children’s and the Andlyn Agency are thrilled to announce the winners of the inaugural FAB Prize for BAME writers and illustrators. The first prize winner for illustration was a..

Illustrated 2017

ILLUSTRATED 2017 brings its illustration showcase collection to the heart of East London