WIA Judges are experts in their sectors, and are chosen to represent a global view of illustration.
Meet our WIA2021 judges below – click on the image to read more about each judge!
Elliot Owen Design Director at VMLY&R Sydney, Australia
Thomas M. Müller Professor for Illustration, Academy of Fine Arts in Leipzig, Germany
Kako Illustrator and Production Designer, ARVORE, Brazil
Mark Campbell Creative Director and Publisher at HarperCollins ANZ
Alison Impey Senior Art Director at Penguin Random House, USA
Design, Product & Packaging
Editorial, sponsored by Procreate
Beci Orpin is a Creative practitioner from Australia
Guillaumit is an illustrator, graphic designer and motion designer based in France
Science & Technology
Judges of previous WIAs have included editors, art directors and publishers from organisations including Penguin, WeTransfer, Twitter, Laurence King, Google Images, TIME Magazine, Wired and many more!