Tales of Nonsense's Last Exhibition!

The 2016 CIA - Tales of Nonsense exhibition is up in one final place. 

The Quad Gallery at our very own FCH campus in Cheltenham as part of Cheltenham Open Studios.
It comes down on the 15th of June 2017.
It's had a great run from the Wilson Museum and Art Gallery back in October. To The Museum in the Park, Stroud - The London Book Fair and Birmingham University.









DEADLINE EXTENSION! 2 extra weeks to enter! The deadline is the 14th of June now!

Thanks to all that have entered so far. It's shaping up to be another fantastic awards! Keep 'em coming.


Stroud Illustrator's Fair and Nonsense CIA Exhibition

So the 2016 Cheltenham Illustration Awards is at the Museum in the Park, Stroud until Sunday the 19th of March 2017. On the 4th we had an Illustrators fair there in front of the awards also.

Nonsense is still getting around. Next week it will be at the London Book Fair in Olympia, London. 14th-16th of March.

Keep your entries coming in for the 2017 CIA - Tales Through Others' Eyes - Awards! We've already had some great ones. Thank you!


















CALL FOR ENTRIES 2017

It's time! Call for the 2017 Cheltenham Illustration Awards entries is now open!

Last year we had over 1000 entries. Many that weren't included were still outstanding -we could have made 5 annuals! So please don't disheartened if you weren't successful last time. We try to make the awards as diverse as we can.

The new poster is below! Please feel free to save and share it. All info about this year's awards and how to submit is now updated within this site. 
Have a read! Thank you.


Nonsense around the world!

Here's our Cover Artist Helena Pérez García! Holding her annual in Bermondsey, London.
So we've been getting photos back of the CIA 2016 from it's various stopping points on the globe. It's so great to see! Thanks to everyone!
Jaye Kang- Düsseldorf TV tower by the Rhein River, Germany.

João Vaz de Carvalho - Parede, Portugal.


Ollie Cuthbertson-Trafalgar Square, London.
We also had Olivier Kugler come in to talk to us last week. Here he is holding the annual himself!
Geraldine Sypiecco from the Philippines! Thanks Geraldine!




Yana Voitik by the Town Hall in Minsk, Belarus!

Zoe Scammell in Richmond, London by the river Thames!