The judges of the published category were artist Jessica Voorsanger, Nicholas Coleridge CBE, Chairman of the V&A Trustees, and Olivia Ahmad, Curator at the House of Illustration. The student category judging panel comprised illustrator Cat O'Neil and Suzanne Dean, Creative Director for Vintage, Penguin Random House.
Find out more about the V&A Illustration Awards on our blog including an interview with Cat O'Neil.
The V&A Illustration Awards champion the best of student, book and journalistic illustration in the UK. Entry for the 2020 awards will open later this year, exact date TBC.
Generously supported by the Enid Linder Foundationand the Moira Gemmill Memorial Fund.
Nora Krug for Heimat, published by Particular Books
Yehrin Tong for Their Eyes Were Watching God, published by Virago
Sophie Burrows, Crushing, Anglia Ruskin University
Yanyin Xu, One by One, University of the Arts London, Camberwell College of Arts