Marco Palena, Bookshops in Blossom
The Overall New Talent Award went to Italian illustrator Marco Palena for his work for the Bookshops in Blossom book, which details Italian literature and culture. The judges deemed Palena’s muted, stylish portraiture to be “beautifully executed and has that magical quality to it… smart, witty and wonderfully crafted”.
Dutch artist Aart-Jan Venema scooped the Overall Professional Award for a very different project in scope and style, with his work for this...
6 months ago, Creative Review, Illustration