Art Competition 2021 Illustrations

Communication Arts is calling for entries for its 2021 Illustration Competition, open for new work — first published or produced between January 2020 and January 2021. The Communication Arts Illustration Competition is the most prestigious competition for creativity in illustration. CA’s Award of Excellence is one of the most-coveted awards in the industry. If chosen, winning places you in the highest ranks of your profession.

Selected by a national representative jury of distinguished designers, art directors and illustrators, the winning entries will be distributed worldwide in the Communication Arts Illustration Annual, in print and digital editions, and on, assuring important exposure to the creators of this outstanding work. As a service to art directors, designers and art buyers, a comprehensive index will carry contact information of the illustrators represented.

Each winning entrant will receive a personalized Award of Excellence and award certificates issued for firms, individuals and clients. Communication Arts is publishing the best in visual communications from around the world since 1959.

Entries registered after 8th January 2021 require a late fee of $10 per entry.

How to enter
Please check with the competition organisation to see what the current regulations are regarding the Covid10 Pandemic.

Top Tips
For some top tips on how to enter your art work in to a competition take a look here…

Here are some art materials to get you inspired. Click on the images below to get more information about these art products. 

Hand Lettering Pens, Calligraphy Brush Pen, 8 Size Black Markers Set for Artist Sketch, Technical, Beginners Writing, Art Drawings, Signature, Water Color Illustrations, Journaling

Royal Talens Ecoline Liquid Watercolor Brush Pen, Set of 30 Colors (11509005),Multicolor

Royal Talens – Ecoline Liquid Watercolour Drawing Painting Brush Pens – Set of 5 in Plastic Wallet – Blue

Ecoline Liquid Watercolour Paper Pad, 140lb. Cold Press, 12-Sheets, 9.4″ x 12.6″

GAOMON PD1161 11.6 Inches HD IPS Tilt Support Graphics Drawing Pen Display with 8 Shortcuts and 8192 Levels Battery-Free AP50 Stylus

[4 Bonus Items] Simbans PicassoTab 10 Inch Drawing Tablet and Stylus Pen, 2GB, 32GB, Android 9 Pie, Best Gift for Beginner Graphic Artist Boy, Girl, HDMI, USB, GPS, Bluetooth, WiFi – P92


See the full overview of art competitions for 2021 here.