Illustration West with James Gurney, Iain Mccaig, Bill Perkins, Donato Giancola,Dean Yeagle and More!

What do James Gurney, cialis canada cialis Iain Mccaig, Bill Perkins, Donato Giancola, Dean Yeagle, William Wray, Will Weston, and Alina Chau have in common? They’re all judges for Society of Illustrators Los Angeles, Illustration West #52.

Illustration West 52

Illustration West 52

What is Illustration West? Its the 52nd Annual Illustration Exhibition Competition put on by Society of Illustrators Los Angeles. The show will be in March 2014, with the location to be announced soon!

Here are some great interview with two of the judges.

Here’s a link to the James Gurney interview. Click here

And here’a link to our Will Terry Interview Click here

There’s a ton of categories to submit for. Check it out blew.

Entry Categories

For examples of work in these categories from last year’s exhibition, browse the Category menu of Illustration West 51.

Advertising
Commissioned and published work used for consumer/trade print ads, fashion, point of-purchase, product, packaging, outdoor, websites and other forms of promotional media.
Book
Commissioned and published work for fiction/non-fiction, hard & soft cover books. Includes children’s, juvenile, young adult, adult, and cookbooks.
Children’s Market
Commissioned and published work used for the children’s market.
Editorial
Commissioned and published work for newspapers, magazines, blogs, courtroom sketches including spots, and humorous works.
Entertainment & Visual Development
Commissioned and published work for promotion or packaging of entertainment events, products and organizations, including: music, motion picture, DVD/video, television, computer games, live entertainment or Commissioned work for a production of a motion picture, animation, video games, and television. Examples: character designs, layout, visual development, background paintings, and storyboards.
Gallery
Any work produced for the purpose of showing at a gallery or museum.
Graphic Novels / Comic Books
Commissioned and published work for fiction/non-fiction, comic books, and graphic novels. Including: character designs, layout, visual development, background paintings, pin-ups, and storyboards.
Institutional
Commissioned and published work for annual reports, corporate projects, capability projects, in-house publications, illustrated company logos, calendars, menus, calligraphy, non self-promotional greeting cards, philatelic, and collectibles.
Student
Work created for classroom projects only. Must include photocopy of student ID with entry.
Unpublished & Self-Promotional
Any self-promotional work, whether commissioned or not commissioned. Sourcebook ads, mailers, gallery work, portfolio pieces, experimental, fine art. Includes all Artist’s Rep or Gallery commissioned work.
Fill out entry forms completely. Email notifications will be sent once final judging has closed. SILA reserves the right to verify information and/or reassign an entry into the correct category. Tearsheets will not be returned and will become the property of SILA.
By submitting entries, artists acknowledge SILA’s right to use images and associated information for public exhibition, education, publication and promotion of Illustration West and SILA – The Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles.

For more information about the exhibition competition go here

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