Exhibitions, Invitations and Competitions
WINS 2017 Global Vega Digital Awards With over 1,500 submissions from 32 countries throughout the world, Video Scribing has won a Centauri recognition in the 2017 Vega Digital Awards competition and excelled in its category, showing extraordinary prowess in digital creativity. The winning work, A Paediatric Journey, was created by Alex Kesselaar and Dani Vittz for Westmead Private Hospital. We are proud of our achievement and thank Bonnie Heynemann from Abes Audio for the Voiceover and Westmead Private Hospital for giving us the chance to create this video. Vega Digital Awards is an international competition catered to all creative professionals who inspire through concept, writing or design through traditional or electronic media. “We hope to find, encourage and reward the newest and brightest stars emerging in the world of digital communications.” said Kenjo Ong, President for the International Awards Associates (IAA). Vega Digital Awards is administered and judged by IAA Global and a carefully selected panel of internationally-recognized creative professionals. Winners were selected from a broad scope of categories, from broadcast and print to social media and emerging platforms. Here's our winning entry, https://vimeo.com/207395412
Invited to exhibit at Coffs Harbour Bunker Gallery’s Rotary Awards exhibitions 2012 - 15, From the Rotary Cartoon Awards website: The Rotary Club of Coffs Harbour City and the Bunker Cartoon Gallery Inc. invite cartoon, caricature and comic strip artists to enter the annual Rotary Cartoon Awards. The Rotary Cartoon Awards are considered to be one of Australia’s most prestigious and important cartoon competitions. Our aims are to recognise the the skills and talent of cartoon, caricature and comic strip artists worldwide; to promote both cartooning and Australia’s only cartoon gallery, The Bunker Cartoon Gallery and to further establish the City of Coffs Harbour as the ‘Cartoon Capital of Australia’. http://www.rotarycartoonawards.com/
Muse Awards 2016 Muse Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals who possess the unique ability to inspire with concept, writing or design whether through traditional materials or electronic media. Video Scribing’s first entry in the Muse Award’s Video/ Animation section received an Honourable Mention. We were very happy with this result from our first entry! The entry was our video Scribing promo video, http://www.videoscribing.com.au/ 1,200 entries from 33 countries. About 17 percent received platinum, the highest honour and gold recognition. 11 percent received honourable mention. http://museaward.com/winner#filgo
My Super Spitter illustration of a very cheeky, sloppy Llama has made it to Illustration of the week on PASS IT ON. PASS IT ON is a weekly, on-line, interactive, networking e-zine for those involved with or interested in the children’s writing & illustration industry. Jackie Hosking, editor, regularly invites illustrators to contribute an illustration and discuss their careers. When invited I decided that the llama and all its spit would be a good sample of my comic characters.
Saint Just le Martel Exhibition in France 2014 - 2018 The Australian Cartoonists Association (ASA) organizes an annual exhibition of Australian Cartoonists' artwork as part of the International Cartoon Festival of Saint Just le Martel (France, http://www.st-just.com). I was invited to contribute to the all ACA exhibitions. In 2014 the ACA was awarded the Prix de la Presse International (International Press Prize) at Saint Just le Martel, France.
Exhibiting finalist in the Bald Archy Prize, 2015
Australian Cartoonists Association Contributor to the Australian Cartoonists Association ‘Timelines’ cartoon exhibition in Newcastle National Stanley Awards – contributor to the year book in 2014, 2015