Illustrations featured in the Editorial category include work commissioned by newspapers or magazines, medical and scientific journals or online magazines.
Gold medals are awarded to Jon Han
for "The Subject of Death" (The New York Times
, AD: Alexandra Zsigmond), Dadu Shin
for "A Conversation on the Edge of the Human Perception" (The New York Times
, AD: Alexandra Zsigmond), and Sam Weber
for "The Language of Knives" (Tor.com, AD: Irene Gallo). Silver medals go to Kadir Nelson
for "Eustace Negro" (The New Yorker, AD: Francoise Mouly), Matt Rota
for "Firestone + The Warlord" (Pro Publica, AD: David Sleight), and Pete Ryan
for "Christians in the City" (Buzzfeed, AD: Ben King). A Silver medal also goes to the artist Magoz
for his animation "Internship" (Muster). Illustration in the Book category include all single image illustrations originally commissioned for use inside or on the covers of hardbound and paperback books, including fiction and non-fiction; children's and young adult literature and comic books. Gold medals are awarded to Allen Crawford for "Whitman Illustrated: Song of Myself" (
Jonathan Cape (UK: November 2014), AD:
Diane Chonette), Francesca Sanna for "The Journey" (Flying Eye Books/ Nobrow Press), and Alenka Sottler for "Eurydice" (Publishing House Pivec). Silver medals go to Matteo Berton for "La Divinia Commedia" (La Nuova Frontiera Junior, AD: Marta Corsi), John Hendrix for "Drawing is Magic" (Abrams Books for Young Readers, AD: Chad Beckerman), and Yuko Shimizu for "Spy Vs. Spy Reimagined" (Mad Magazine, AD: Ryan Flanders).
The Illustrators 58 will be exhibited throughout the entire building, including the 3rd floor Hall of Fame Gallery. An Opening Reception for the Book and Editorial Categories will be held on February 5, 2016.
To see a full list of featured artists click here