The jury

As guest of honour, Sweden presented a major exhibition on contemporary Swedish illustration. The Swedish Arts Council appointed a jury to select the 31 illustrators whose work was  featured.

The names of the selected candidates was published on 20 November on the Swedish Arts Council website.

A comprehensive exhibition catalogue is presenting during the book fair.

Jury members:

Andreas Berg, illustrator, former professor of illustration at Konstfack, the University College of Arts, Crafts and Design – spokesman for the jury

Elina Druker, researcher, critic

Ann Forslind, illustrator, representing Svenska tecknare, the Association of Swedish Illustrators and Graphic Designers (not involved in final selection)

Gunna Grähs, illustrator, representing Svenska tecknare, the Association of Swedish Illustrators and Graphic Designers (not involved in final selection)

Dag Hernried, publisher, Alfabeta

Kristina Hoas, publisher, Alvina förlag (not involved in final selection)

Isabella Nilsson, director, Gothenburg Museum of Art

Ulla Rhedin, researcher

Åsa Warnqvist, researcher, critic

Birgitta Westin, publisher, Rabén & Sjögren

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