Announcing The Book Illustration Competition 2020 Longlist

Check out this year's longlist and vote for your favourite in the People's Choice Award.

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We’re delighted to announce the longlist for this year’s Book Illustration Competition. Vote for your favourite in the People's Choice Award until 9am on Monday 16 March (GMT).

The People’s Choice Award will be presented to the longlisted entry with the most votes from the public at the Awards Night on Wednesday 18 March. The winner will receive books of their choice worth £100 from The Folio Society, plus a membership to House of Illustration.

On the same night we will also announce the overall competition winner and runners-up, as selected by our judges.

Whoever gets your vote, let us know on Twitter and Instagram by tagging @illustrationHQ and @FolioSociety using #BIC2020 and #MyBIC2020.

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Albert Victoria Fernández lives in Madrid and studied Fine Arts at Complutense University of Madrid and Editorial Illustration at Escuela Superior de Dibujo Profesional.

Amita Sevellaraja is from Malaysia and is a current student at Falmouth University.

Anastasia Izlesou is a multidisciplinary illustrator and designer from the UK and studied at Arts University Bournemouth.

Eleanor Hardiman lives in Bristol and studied at Falmouth University.

Eva Münnich lives in London and studied at HFG Offenbach in Germany.

Ewa Wiktoria Malec is a London-based illustrator from Poland and studied Curation at the Academy of Arts in Wroclaw and Fine Art at the University of Bedfordshire.

Georgina Smart is from Guernsey and is a current student at Arts University of Bournemouth.

Greg McIndoe is from Glasgow and is a current student at Duncan Of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in Dundee.

Han Meng is a current student at the University of the Arts, London.

Jiachen Lin is from China and is a current student at Arts University Bournemouth.        

Jurgita Vasiliauskaite is from Dundee and is a current student at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design.

Kate Bird grew up in the West Midlands and is a current student at Birmingham City University.

Leonie Woods is from London and studied Fine Art at Chelsea College of Art.

Lidiia Sargsian lives in Belgorod, Russia and is a current student at Belgorod State University.

Manuel Šumberac is from Croatia and studied animation at the Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb.

Marina Zauzolkova lives in Yekaterinburg, Russia and studied at The Ural State University of Architecture and Art.

Mikki Lee is a Korean American illustrator from California and a current student at Art Center College of Design.

Sarah Perkins lives in London and studied at Central Saint Martins and Chelsea College of Art.

Siki Yuan is a Chinese visual artist based in London and Shanghai and a current student at Camberwell College of Arts.

Sophie Kehoe is from Brunei and a current student at Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Sophie Mildner is a German illustrator and studied at the University of Art Burg Giebichenstein.

Yijing Li is a London-based graphic designer and illustrator from China and studied at the London College of Communication.

Yukai Du is a London-based illustrator and animation director from Guangzhou, China. She studied at Central Saint Martins.

Yuzhen Cai is originally from China and is a current student at the Royal College of Art.

Zuza Miśko is a Warsaw-based printmaker, illustrator and animation director and studied at Polish National Film School in Łódź as an Animation Director.