Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

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Kirsten Pairpoint

Last night saw the presentation of the 2014 V&A Illustration Awards, and we are pleased to announce that Helen Musselwhite was chosen as our overall winner.Helens’ winning work was entered for the Editorial category and accompanies an article in Dance Gazette by author Audrey Niffenegger called, ‘Ten Myths of Creativity’ which explores the ups and downs of being a creative...
We are very excited to announce the 2014 shortlist for our annual V&A Illustration Awards.This year our judges included two Art Directors, Gary Cochran from the Telegraph and Peter Dyer from Profile Books, joining them was our very own Director of Design, Moira Gemmill. To choose our Student Award winners were illustrator and lecturer Leah Fusco, who won the V&A Student Illustration Prize...
Author: Kirsten Pairpoint (Assistant Librarian)
The winners of the 2013 Illustration Awards were announced last night at our annual Awards party. The four winners were each presented with a trophy and £2,000, with the Student Runner-up receiving £1,000.The Awards have been going since 1972 with the aim of celebrating the best in book and magazine illustration. Each year, a panel of guest judges has the difficult job of selecting...