The children’s books world is intriguing and inexhaustible and there is still a lot to discover. In Dwie Siostry Publishing House (Wydawnictwo Dwie Siostry) artists and authors that pay special attention to the quality of children’s books, both in terms of their content and form, are always supported. Therefore, once again the organizers invite authors, illustrators, graphic designers and all book lovers to participate in the international competition for an illustrated children’s book project Clairvoyants!
The aim is to launch the process of creating beautiful and valuable books for children and to discover talented artists and give them chance to become known on the book market. The purpose, to prepare a project (draft) of an illustrated children’s book in Polish or in English language.
Submission should include a storyboard or a script of the whole book, together with 3 finished double spreads and a summary in English (obligatory) and in Polish (only if the whole project is in Polish).The competition is aimed primarily at book designers, students of art schools, illustrators and authors, but everyone is invited to try their hand!
Competitors may be awarded with 3 categories of prizes:
- The main prize of EUR 2,500 and two honourable mentions – by the international jury;
- Book publication – by the Dwie Siostry Publishing House jury;
- Participation of best competing works in the post-competition exhibition.
Competition works will be assessed by two independent juries: international jury and the Dwie Siostry Publishing jury. This year’s international jury consists of well-known artists: Jutta Bauer, Joanna Olech, Romana Romanyszyn and Piotr Socha.
Projects should be submitted, online only, until 15 december 2020!
For further information visit: https://www.wydawnictwodwiesiostry.pl/clairvoyants_2020/.
Competition Regulations: https://www.wydawnictwodwiesiostry.pl/clairvoyants_2020/regulations_277/.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/205477757546147/.