OPEN TO ALL young illustration professionals in the US and beyond! You are invited to apply now for one of two Young Professional Scholarships to attend the ICON 8 conference in Portland, Oregon from July 9-12, 2014. Recipients will receive free entry to the main conference events plus lodging in Portland during the conference!* MICA’s […]
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A large group of current and past students of the Illustration Practice program were selected for American Illustration 33. Sarah Jacoby (’14) and Jun Cen (’13) were chosen for the Book category while Lisk Feng (’14), Lyn Chen (’14), Maily Degnan (’14), Jasu Hu (’15), Lisa Perrin (’13), and Dingding Hu (’13) were selected for […]
Former student Dingding Hu (’13) was selected as an Illustration: Professional winner in Creative Quarterly 35 (above). She also recently had two published editorial illustrations in Time Out New York (above) and Rhode Island Monthly (below).
Current student Jasu Hu was a recently selected artist for Spectrum 21 for her series Lady’s Death. The annual will be available in November via Flesk Publications.
Two former students Lisa Perrin (’13) and Jun Cen (’13) and one current thesis student Sarah Jacoby (’14) have been featured in Nobrow 9! Perrin’s piece is featured above. Jacoby and Cen’s work are below (along with the cover image featuring the work of Ben Newman). Purchase the book here.
Current students Megan Jones (2015) and Eduardo Corral (2014) have been selected for Pictoplasma’s “Character Selfie” exhibition to be held at the Pictoplasma Portrait Gallery in Berlin from May 1-11th. “To celebrate its 10th anniversary, Pictoplasma is staging a vast group exhibition that brings together new works by the 100+ international artists, designers, illustrators, and […]
Current thesis student Joshua Heinsz was recently selected as a winner of the 2014 Print & Pattern Scholarship for The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design for the piece seen above. Entries were shortlisted by ABSPD co-founders Rachael Taylor and Beth Nicholls, with final judging by Marie Perkins of the Print & Pattern blog.
Last year former student Jun Cen won AOI’s prestigious New Talent Award. A larger feature on Jun Cen has now just been published on the AOI website. In the piece they give general background on Cen and his work as well as a series of quotes about his Entrance/Exit graphic novel taken from an interview […]