We are thrilled to announce that the terrific Ailsa Johnson has joined our wonderful collection of artists here at Killington Arts. Originally educated at the esteemed Edinburgh College of Art, Ailsa has lived and worked in London and Tokyo, drawing inspiration from a wide range of art forms including kimonos, folk art and the fine arts. The resulting images combine a cool graphic style with an engaging layered softness which has graced a collection editorial and design projects. Do take the time to view her ‘folio on-line here and drop us a line if you can to let us know your thoughts….
This powerful piece by Owen Freeman has taken an award at this year’s American Illustration Competition.
Thrilled to announce that Cat O’Neil has taken the Editorial award at this year’s Communication Arts Competition with her Debussy illustration for the New York Times. Congratulations Cat!
As it approaches its 20th anniversary, New York Magazine published a fascinating article looking back at the enduring influence of the film, The Matrix accompanied by a strong, brooding image by the wonderful Owen Freeman. The Matrix, it argues predicted a huge amount about 2019 two decades early.
We are delighted to share Cat O’Neil’s interview with Moo which accompanied her recent lecture and workshop at the Design Museum, ‘The Art of Metaphor’.
We are delighted to announce that Joe Morse’s picture book collaboration with Wab Kinew, Go Show the World has been selected as a Finalist in the Governor General’s Literary Awards for Illustrated Books. Go Show the World is a powerful tribute to historic and modern-day Indigenous heroes, featuring important figures such as Tecumseh, Sacagawea and former NASA astronaut John Herrington. The announcement on the winner will be made at the end of this month.