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ILW 53 Judging – Almost Done!!

Our judges are almost through this years’ judging. And we are all so excited because the accepted pieces from ILW 53 will be exhibited in our new space in Eagle Rock – a first for us: our own space!! Over…

ILLUSTRATION WEST 53 JUDGING IS IN PROGRESS!!

We all sit on pins & needles while the judges are busy reviewing over 1000 entries in 10 different categories – stay tuned!! artwork copyright 2014 Owen Smith  

Early Bird Chance to See SILA's New Space with Pop Secret - This Friday

Early Bird Chance to See SILA’s New Space with Pop Secret – This Friday

AT LONG LAST - 60+ YEARS IN THE MAKING: OUR OWN SPACE!!

AT LONG LAST – 60+ YEARS IN THE MAKING: OUR OWN SPACE!!

From driving to events all over the LA area to website clicks to brick-&-mortar! We have arrived!!    The Society Of Illustrators Of Los Angeles and Pop Secret Gallery have teamed up to open a new space in a historical…

SILA and CTN-EXPO TOGETHER AGAIN!

SILA and CTN-EXPO TOGETHER AGAIN!

Hey all paid SILA members!  We’ll be at CTNX in Burbank this weekend!  Please come by and see us – Booth T013.  If you’d like to post your business cards or post cards at The Society Of Illustrators of Los…

ILLUSTRATION WEST 53 IS ALMOST THROUGH BEING PROCESSED….NEXT STEP IS JUDGING!

We continue to process the entries and the judges are waiting in the wings to get started. Everyone’s on pins and needles. Once the entries are judged and the scores are calculated, the “Congratulations” or the “Gee, I’m sorry” emails…

Illustration West 53 Update – Entries Are Being Processed

Judging will take place mid to late November and entrants will be sent results early to mid December. If you have any questions, just contact Alyce at the Office: 800-799-6368 or info@si-la.org. Our judges this year are: Calef Brown Jorge…

Illustration West 53 – Questions? Just Call Alyce at the office:

  800-799-6368 or info@si-la.org

Illustration West 53 Countdown: Deadline is November 1, 2014!

We look forward to another great Illustration West competition, #53!!  www.illustrationwest.org Show us what you’ve been doing from June 2013 to June 2014. (btw, you can check out the last 16 years by going to www.illustrationwest.org/52, /51, /50, etc.) If…

ILLUSTRATION WEST 53 HIGHLIGHTS JUDGES: JORGE COLUMBO

ILLUSTRATION WEST 53 HIGHLIGHTS JUDGES: JORGE COLUMBO

Jorge Colombo works as an illustrator, as a graphic designer, and as a photographer. After many years using ink and watercolors, he started creating everything with his finger on an iPhone or iPad screen. Some of his latest clients include…

SILA Member Stephanie Olivieri Has an Opening Coming Up: November 7, 2014

SILA Member Stephanie Olivieri Has an Opening Coming Up: November 7, 2014

Stephanie Olivieri will be showing in “TEN: A Magical Art Collection by 10 Fabulous Females” which will open at the Animation Guild on November 7, 2014 and run through the 30th. There will be an Opening Reception on November 7…

ILLUSTRATION WEST 53 HIGHLIGHTS JUDGES: VICTORIA YING

ILLUSTRATION WEST 53 HIGHLIGHTS JUDGES: VICTORIA YING

Victoria Ying was raised in Southern California watching Disney Films and reading comic books. During Middle school she determined that she wanted a career in the arts, and after high school attended “Art Center College of Design” where she majored…