Nikita Goryainov — London, UK

What aspects do you find difficult while designing characters and how do you deal with them? “For me, the most difficult part is making characters distinct from each other yet still unique, especially when tasked with creating so many! The best solution I have found is simply to take a break and start from scratch.”...

Thunder Rockets — São Paulo, Brazil

“The challenge is making each one unique while showing that they come from the same universe. Behind the scenes, there is a lot of experimentation in terms of gesture, besides practical tests to conceive and carve the ideal shape of the character. It also helps the process by adding complex layers, almost invisible, that provide the characters with this uniqueness...

Hiii Illustration 2022 — Call For Entries — Nanjing, China

The Hiii Illustration International Competition, opens to all illustrators, creative professionals and agencies, teachers and students worldwide, aiming to discover and reward outstanding illustration talents and works from all over the world, in an effort to advance the global development of illustration. Since 2010, the Hiii Illustration has been held for 10 consecutive years, has invited more than 60 international...

A’Design Award & Competition 2023 — World Design Rankings — Italy

World Design Rankings (WDR) ranks all the countries based on the number of designers that have been granted with the A’Design Award. WDR is to Design what Olymics is to Sports. The idea behind this friendly competition is to inspire innovations and outstanding designs. A’Design Award and Competition is one the world’s largest and most influential design award; extremely prestigious...