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V&A Illustration Awards 2016

V&A Illustration Awards 2016

2015 Book Illustration Award and Overall Winner, Sterling Hundley, Treasure Island, author Robert Louis Stevenson, published by the Folio Society, London 2014

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2016 V&A Illustration Awards

The following student entrants were also Highly Commended:

On 23 May, at a ceremony and private view here at the V&A, the winners of the 2016 V&A Illustration awards each received a £3,000 cash prize as well as a trophy and a certificate. As winner of the Moira Gemmill Illustrator of the Year Prize, David McConochie received an additional £5,000.

Click on the tabs above to see the winners in each category.

Special thanks to the judges of the 2016 competition:

Dame Jacqueline Wilson – Author, Former Children’s Laureate
Ruth Prickett – Editor, Illustration Magazine.
Patrick Burgoyne – Editor, Creative Review
Rafi Romaya – Art Director, Canongate Books
Annabel Judd – Head of Design, V&A

All the winning art works will be on display at the Museum, on the landing outside the National Art Library, until 21 August 2016.

Entry for the 2017 competition will open later in the year.