Gary Powell Young Illustrator Award

All 3x3 Student Show winners are eligible for this special award honoring illustrator/educator Gary Powell. The Gary Powell Young Illustrator Award winner is selected annually by a panel of British illustrators.

This year’s judges included Anna Bhushan, Andrew (Foz) Foster, Roderick Mills, and Dave Williams.

The winner receives a one-year mentorship with four leading illustrators in the United Kingdom. Included are a total of four tutorials in-person or via Skype.

2020 Winner

The recipient of this year’s award is Shuting Pan, Camberwell College of Arts, United Kingdom. Congratulations!

The judges also wanted to bring recognition to the 2 finalists: Amelie Wang, Savannah College of Art and Design; Xiaoyu Wang, Yunnan University.

Gary Powell (1962–2017), a graduate of Central St. Martin’s School of Art & Design, established a significant international reputation as a graphic designer and award-winning illustrator working on projects that spanned editorial, design, advertising, multimedia. Noted as one of the country’s influential educators he was affiliated with a number of universities, including University of Brighton and University of Arts, London, for more than 25 years. This special award is given in his memory.