2020 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition 50 finalists' release
After three rounds, 5 professional jury identified the 50 most creative and attractive series to be included in the 2020 Finalists selection, which we are happy to announce below.
Simon de Jocas, 2020 Golden Pinwheel Jury member: "We want books where we end up asking more questions than we give answers"
He is leading and managing Les 400 coups, a small independent publishing house focusing mainly on picture books that he purchased in 2013. What advice and guidance will he bring to young illustrators?Learn more
Cho Sunkyunk, the many faces of illustration
China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair (CCBF) is honoured to invite Cho Sunkyunk to join the jury of the 2020 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition.Learn more
Shapes and Colours Galore: Discover the geometric world of Philip Giordano
Philip Giordano is one of the five illustration specialists who have accepted to be part of the 2020 Golden Pinwheel Jury. He will be with us in Shanghai next November. Here is a sneak peek to make you wait until the CCBF great get-together.Learn more
The more, the merrier! Another successful submission campaign for the Golden Pinwhee in 2020
After a three-month submission campaign, the competition received an incredible number of artworks—11,190 pictures from 2,238 artists—representing a 12% increase of participation compared to 2019.Learn more
Meet Jiu’er: The bright sprite of Chinese illustration
China Shanghai International Children’s Book Fair (CCBF) is honoured to invite Jiu'er to join the jury of the 2020 Golden Pinwheel Young Illustrators Competition. She is an Illustrator and Writer.Learn more
Meet Chen Hui: Leading researcher on picture book making
Chen Hui is a professor at the School of Chinese Language and Literature, a Ph.D. supervisor, and the director of the Research Centre on Chinese Picture Book Writing at Beijing Normal University.Learn more