Daniel Converio, BA Illustration, Falmouth University
‘(…) it’s as if skin contains land and birds.’
Mixed process, designed traditionally and then coloured digitally. A picture inspired by a quote from the book ‘Dwellings: A Spiritual History of the Living World’, by Linda Hogan.
Congratulations got to Daniel Converio who has been shortlisted for The Batsford Prize 2020–2021. The winners will be announced in June, which include the winner of the People’s Choice Award, a new award where Batsford invite the public to choose their favourite from the judges’ shortlist. Vote for the People’s Choice Award here.
BA(Hions) Illustration Graduates of 2021 showcase their response to the ‘Wunderkammer’ theme, illustrating a multitude of curiosities; their personal interpretations encompass a variety of interests, illustrative approaches, audiences and fields of illustration.’
A quick look at several alumni who have had unexpected opportunities this year to take their illustration work into a new realm, to illustrate abroad or on TV, and to develop new openings or new perspectives on their work. For some this has involved stretching their creative skills or developing new ones; for others it has been a confidence building experience, or has introduced their work to new audiences…