WIA2021: New Expertise Science & Know-how Class Longlist Highlights

The Science & Know-how Class affords up some unbelievable illustration that informs, surprises and educates throughout matters from structure, ecology and drugs. See the following era of illustrators approaching science and know-how in thrilling visible methods.

The World Illustration Awards 2021 Longlist options 500 tasks by New Expertise and Skilled illustrators from all around the world throughout ten classes. This 12 months, the awards have a good time nice illustration! Learn on to see our New Expertise Science & Know-how Class Highlights – and if you happen to’d prefer to study extra, click on by way of to see the complete undertaking and speak to data!

This combined media illustration was impressed by a visit the artist made in summer time 2020 to Assateague Island on the Japanese shore of america. The various species of animals discovered there are drawn and listed, giving a diagrammatic view of the island’s wildlife.

Ebook Karnjanakit is an illustrator/author/comedian artist initially from Bangkok, now dwelling in Baltimore. She is a graduate pupil on the MFA Illustration Observe programme at Maryland Institute Faculty of Artwork.

This work was commissioned by Basis Save the Med, which works relentlessly to abolish single-use plastics, educate the inhabitants, and defend extra marine areas within the artist’s homeland, Mallorca.

Carles García O’Dowd is a New York-based, Spanish-Irish artist initially from Mallorca. A Fulbright graduate from SVA, his profession has been formed by activism, counter-culture, pop music, and cartoons.

This scientific illustration was created as a part of a quick throughout the artist’s research at College of Hertfordshire for an exhibition on the Pure Historical past Museum, London.

After exploring the world for 15 years as a flight attendant, Claire determined to return to her past love and enrolled on a BA Illustration with the College of Hertfordshire. Rising up in Africa, Claire is concerned with a number of wildlife foundations in Kenya.


‘Journey into mild’ takes the spectacle of sunshine in its many varieties all through nature and layers them by way of analogue and digital media to create stunning elegant pictures.

Isabel Roos is an artist and illustrator primarily based in Germany. She studied illustration on the HAW Hamburg, graduating in 2020. Her work is poetic and but radiantly daring.

The “Golden Mount” (“Phu Khao Thong”, ภูเขาทอง) is a steep synthetic hill topped with a gold pagoda contained in the Wat Saket compound in Bangkok. It was constructed below the fee of King Nangklao of Siam however by no means accomplished. This illustration reimagines and reconstructs the unique constructing.

Kidyang is a current graduate of Kilpakorn College’s Historical past of Structure course.

This illustration is from FL_W, a graphic novel depicting the expansion sample of the broad bean which, within the context of the novel, additionally serves as a visible metaphor for private progress and for creative germination. It’s created utilizing pencil, ink and paint.

Madeleine Burt lives and works in Nottingham, UK. She has over 20 years’ expertise as a training artist and has an intensive exhibition historical past, together with cities akin to London, Berlin and New York.  She just lately graduated with an MA from Nottingham Trent College.

This sequence of illustrations goal to boost consciousness of the wave of extinction within the pure world by creating pictures of those vanishing animals and speaking these vital environmental points.

Sachiko Purser is a Cambridge-based illustrator and printmaker, born and raised in Kyushu, within the southwest of Japan.

This hand rendered illustration responds to Crystal Palace Park, the place burnt colonial ruins sit adjoining to streaked seventies structure and curious Victorian dinosaurs. The drawing showcases the proposal for the UK’s ‘Inexperienced Industrial Revolution’ as a way to ‘rebuild’ the palace, with leading edge applied sciences akin to mushroom facades and hydro energy columns explored by way of folklore.

Sarmad Suhail is a multi-disciplinary artist and musician presently in his last 12 months Structure research on the UCL Bartlett. His work has been beforehand proven on the John Soane Museum and the World Structure pageant in Amsterdam.

Tales involving biodiversity usually embody warnings of ecosystem destruction. These posters concentrate on the emotive relationship between storytelling and the parental need to guard, highlighting the truth that youngsters will bear the burden of local weather change, by way of no fault of their very own.

Tabitha Wall  is a third 12 months Illustration Scholar on the Cambridge College of Artwork; her work explores paper-cut and mark making. She takes inspiration from the pure world, and her work focuses on re-connecting folks to their setting and taking accountability for it.

This portfolio piece illustrates how the thoughts varieties our identification, choice making, and distinctive character. Created utilizing Procreate, it varieties a novel self portrait of the artist.

Wenjing Yang is an illustration main pupil in College of Visible Arts. Initially from China, they’re presently primarily based in New York.

In case you loved studying this curated record, why not discover the complete WIA2021 Longlist for extra inspiration!