Selected by the years jury at the fair in march, the illustrators herein represent the most daring, exciting artistic minds working across the world. They represent all segments of publishing, as well as book trade and electronic markets in the united states. This is the 2016 edition of chronicles new yearly publication celebrating artists featured at each years bologna book fair. Continued growth at the bologna childrens book fair the. Over 1,400 exhibitors and around 30,000 professional visitors flock to the event each spring to experience the world of childrens books, illustration and. Now it is your chance, along with our global membership, to vote. Then uncover the images from our previous showcases here. A highlight of the 2015 fair will be the presence of the australian childrens laureate jackie french who will give the opening speech at the australia party and be part of the second international childrens laureate summit in bologna. Every second year the scbwi has the opportunity to showcase at the bologna book fair the recently published pal books from our members from around the world.
Scbwi bologna book fair happenings 2016 a full schedule of events that are happening at the bologna showcase booth at the fair will be published here closer to the fair. Scbwi bologna book fair 2016 illustrators gallery the. As the bologna book fair kicks off, download our special report on publishers and books from this years guest of honor country, germany. Scbwi at the bologna childrens book fair elisabeth norton.
The fair holds a unique place in the world of books as a hybrid marketplace, conference, art show and prestigious prizegiving operation. Illustrators annual 2016 bologna childrens book fair. To vote, simply click on the vote button to select your favourite illustration. Here, you can browse or search all of the combined book exhibit participants in 2016 bologna childrens book fair. Bologna childrens book fair is just round the corner. The childrens book fair in bologna is a meeting point for the sectors top professionals involved in creating and publishing childrens books. Illustrators annual 2016 by bologna childrens book fair. A highlight of the timehonored gathering of childrens publishers in bologna, italy, the illustrators annual juried every year from the finest art at the showcelebrates debut and storied talent from around the world.
Every year the pavilions of bolognafiere host exhibitors from. Location bologna childrens book fair piazza costituzione 6, 40128 bologna, registration for the 2016 bologna illustration gallery big will open on october 1, 2015 for information and further details about this event see our bologna illustration gallery 2016 page. Bologna childrens book fair piazza costituzione, 6 40128 bologna italy phone. The next scbwi showcase will be held in march 2629, 2018. Scbwi bologna book fair bologna 2016 photo gallery. The overall winner and 2 runnersup were announced at the scbwi winter conference in new york. While the deadline is october 9th, scbwi members have an additional month to send their entry. The biggest international event for childrens book professionals gets underway in just a few weeks. The bologna childrens book fair is key international trade fair dedicated to the childrens publishing and multimedia industry. The next edition of bologna childrens book fair will be staged between the 26th and the 29th of april 2018. As a selfpublishing childrens book author trying to launch a successful writing career, you cannot afford to miss the bologna book fair. The bologna childrens book fair fiera del libro per ragazzi is one of the worlds leading events focusing solely on childrens books.
Participate in the 2016 bologna childrens book fair for book promotion in a very unique and special market. Bologna childrens book fair in bologna stats address. As it was for the judges, the images are titled without. In 2016 for the very first time more than 40 exhibitors joined the growing community in the opening of hall 32 in april 2016. Bolognafiere group exhibition bologna childrens book.
Well be presenting some brazilian authors during the fair, pansa says, and wed like to have the acceptance of the public, and will hold meetings and hope to do some business. Since 1966, the bolognaragazzi award has been among the worlds most highly regarded international prizes in the sector of childrens publishing. This year we have a larger booth and you can find us at stand b74 in pavilion 26. The scbwi presents a showcase at the bologna book fair every second year. The 2015 rights catalogue will be released in february 15. Books exhibited at 2016 bologna childrens book fair. Australia west bologna book fair regional showcase.
The fair is rigorously reserved to professional operators. The bologna childrens book fair, 55 years of history. Since 1963, it is held yearly for four days in march or april in bologna, italy. The fair itself is a marketplace for trading rights for publishing and translations. The bologna childrens book fair is the most important international event dedicated to the childrens publishing and multimedia industry. Since the first edition in 1963, the bologna childrens book fair has grown in importance. We were attending the childrens book fair to meet with publishers, authors and artists, and to soak up the atmosphere of world class creativity and dynamism that is the book trade for children in italy. Our partnership team were in bologna, italy last week. Bologna childrens book fair in pictures the bookseller. Scbwi has a booth at the bologna childrens book fair in even years the next time scbwi will be there is 2018 and this year the booth was double in size from past years, complete with fabulous new banners that showcased not only the organization, but the artwork of some of our members, including the winners of the scbwi bologna illustration gallery. Illustrators annual 2016 bologna childrens book fair on. Bologna childrens book fair 2016 for dummies ied master. Bologna children s book fair is held every year in late march. But even if a book hadnt come to fruition, the inspiration and knowledge gained by being in the heart of the childrens book world forever changed my outlook and was worth every penny, and even the wringing of hands.
Illustrations selected for the illustrators exhibitions in bologna childrens bookfair 2016. The fair is made of exhibitions, events, meetings, stands and prices and represents a great opportunity for illustrators and publishers to meet each other. Held at bologna fiera from april 4 to april 7, 2016 the fair welcomes more than 1,200 exhibitors and 25,000 international professional trade visitors and representatives annually. Bologna childrens book fair 2016 reservation form for. Get ready for a comprehensive program of meetings, debuts, debates, lectures, awards, launches and panels all at the bologna childrens book fair. Scbwi australia west members are invited to submit copies of their books for a regional showcase on the scbwi international stall at the bologna book fair. Scbwi will not have a booth at the 2020 bologna book fair, but well be back again in 2022 need to discover more about bologna. All foreign language rights, mass market paperback, stage and screen. Careers at behance adobe portfolio blog powered by behance creative career tips download the app ios apps android apps. Bologna childrens book fair wall street international. Scbwi bologna book fair scbwi bologna book fair 2016. The bologna childrens book fair is a unique and unmissable international appointment.
Bologna childrens book fair wall street international magazine. The fees may be higher, but worth it to avoid exchanging currency at the airport in your jet lagged state. Bologna illustrators exhibit the prestigious bologna illustrators exhibit, sponsored by the book fair and not scbwi, is open to all illustrators world wide. Only those who dare may fly, thats what zorba the cat said to lucky the seagull, beautifully illustrated here by simona mulazzani. Purchase some euros through your bank before you leave the states. The scbwi showcase promotes new and forthcoming releases of scbwi pal members and the art of our worldwide illustrators. Scbwi is proud to present a gallery of images by our illustrator members as part of the 2016 scbwi bologna showcase. Scbwi bologna book fair bologna illustration gallery. Bologna, italy the bologna childrens book fair, the largest and. Welcome to the pages for the 2016 scbwi bologna book fair which will be held in bologna from 4th 7th april, 2016. Bologna book fair and scbwi 2018 scbwi australia east. The entrance to the bologna childrens book fair in 2008. Today, the international largescale event welcomes more than 1,200 exhibitors from all over the world 70 to 80 countries, gathered at the bolognafiere, the citys exhibition centre.
I had the honor of making the header for the bolognas official city map for the childrens book fair 2016, as well as some portraits of the invited illustrators for the official fair exhibition, as this years official guest was germany. The judges finalists and winner were displayed at the scbwi booth in bologna in 2016. Unfortunately, the spread of the coronavirus epidemic both in italy and internationally has dashed our hopes of holding the fair even on the recently announced rescheduled dates of 45 may. We have another wonderfully packed showcase for our members and the wordwide publishing community. Spratt shortlisted, west australian young readers book awards 2017 winner to be announced november 2017. A host of authors, illustrators and publishers feature on our pictures roundup of this years bologna childrens book fair, including michael morpurgo, sarah mcintyre and kori song. The bologna book fair will be held in bologna from 2629th march, 2018 and the scbwi showcase will be there. The trade show is reserved exclusively for professionals and is not open to the general public. Wonderful images from 2016 bologna childrens book fair. Continued growth at the bologna childrens book fair the new. Bologna, italy the bologna childrens book fair, the largest and certainly the most important international trade show and book fair dedicated to childrens books, wrapped up thursday. There were 506 entries submitted and from these our three illustrious judges have chosen these 43 finalists.1138 119 412 567 893 960 1476 881 1200 547 907 1555 96 1129 652 1199 1608 416 1324 13 721 1136 1252 508 1371 988 289 818 125 312 1462 671