Blog: News

Next meeting: 30th Anniversary Celebration

Mon 12 Nov 2018 by Michi_Mathias

We celebrate our 30th anniversary this year, which is a fantastic achievement worth celebrating. Over that time we…

Angela McKay

Fri 21 Sep 2018 by Michi_Mathias

Memorial service arrangements

Illustrators wanted for children’s poetry Brighton Festival event

Fri 31 Aug 2018 by Michi_Mathias

Are you interested in drawing live to illustrate the poetry of primary school children for the Rap'n'Rhyme project next May?

2 Studio spaces available

Mon 18 Jun 2018 by Tim_Jukes

2 Studio spaces available in The Annexe Studios, Central Brighton. Illustrator or Graphic designer preferred.

Away with the faeries: revisiting my early published work

Fri 11 May 2018 by Garry_Robson

Over the last year I've been redeveloping the illustrations and rules to a fantasy role-playing game I first created and…

Draw The Line: 144-pages of illustrated politics

Wed 02 May 2018 by Simon_Russell

A new book project of illustrations that started in Brighton... ​Draw The Line: 114 international comic artists illustrating positive political actions…

Paid project offers for illustrators and artists

Thu 11 Jan 2018 by Garry_Robson

Paid project offers for illustrators and artists Dear members, We have received information about two local art projects which are…

BiG November Event

Mon 06 Nov 2017 by Garry_Robson

BiG November Event IS NOW FULL! Please note that the RSVP for this event is now closed as all attendee…

Bright Craft Fair - Saturday 11th November 2017

Mon 06 Nov 2017 by Manic_Minotaur

I'll be selling at the next Bright Craft Fair! Lots of local artists & makers. Illustration / Craft / Design / Gifts /…

Volunteer opportunity for illustrators to work with Brighton children’s charity

Tue 24 Oct 2017 by Garry_Robson

Volunteer opportunity for illustrators to work with Brighton children’s charity Little Green Pig is a Brighton-based children's…

Brighton Illustration Fair 2017

Thu 19 Oct 2017 by Garry_Robson

Brighton Illustration Fair 2017 Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd October Time: All day from 10am Venue: University of Brighton gallery spaces …

BiG October Event: Six by Six Thursday 26th October CANCELLED

Mon 09 Oct 2017 by Garry_Robson

BiG October Event: CANCELLED Thursday 26th October Dear members, Unfortunately we have needed to cancel the Six by Six event…

Association of Illustrators Brighton Event: Creating your own success

Sat 30 Sep 2017 by Garry_Robson

Thursday 19th October Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm (and drinks afterwards) Venue: North Gallery, University of Brighton. 58-67 Grade Parade, BN2 …

BiG August Summer Party

Fri 21 Jul 2017 by Garry_Robson

BiG Summer Party Wednesday 23rd August Time: 8PM - Midnight Venue: The Nightingale Room, upstairs at Grand Central, 29-30 Surrey…

Horizons Summer Show

Tue 20 Jun 2017 by Jo_Moore

Chris & Carol•Horizons BiG members Chris McEwan and Carol Lawson invite you to their summer exhibition.

BiG Event : George Underwood - Talk and VR Art Gallery

Fri 21 Apr 2017 by Mia_Underwood

Brighton Illustrators Group are proud to announce a very special evening with the acclaimed painter and illustrator George Underwood. Best…

March BiG members meeting: A gallery talk with George Hardie

Thu 23 Mar 2017 by Garry_Robson

BiG March Meeting Date: Thursday 30th March Time: 7.30PM - 9.30PM Venue: University of Brighton Gallery Venue address: Brighton University, 5…

STOP PRESS • David Downton Fashion Artist • Wednesday 23 November 8PM

Thu 17 Nov 2016 by Jo_Moore

We are thrilled to announce that internationally renowned fashion illustrator David Downton will be talking about his most recent publication;…

Tweets from @bigillustrators and friends

18 Jun: A reminder that this Thursday 21st June, we have a great evening lined up with guest speakers Bob Molesworth and Ny… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

12 Jun: We are extremely excited to announce our Summer Solstice meetup - Two great comic artists - Bob Molesworth and Nye… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

19 Apr: Excellent night at Bip-Art with the @bigillustrators for a night of printmaking workshops 😊😊😊 #Brightontwitter.com/i/web/status/9…

17 Apr: The @FairyTale_Fair returns @BrightonOpenMkt for a @brightonfringe Festival special! On Saturday 12th May The Fai… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

17 Apr: **ALERT** We still have 2 spaces remaining for our very special printing event on Thursday evening at BiP in Kemp T… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

22h: Fancy getting creative and having a go at drawing a self portrait with your favourite #book for #cityreads2018? Joi… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

16 Mar: **BiG Members** On the 19th April @bipArt will be opening their doors to us for a special evening of printmaking wo… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

14 Mar: Introducing BiG member Jan Barger. Jan has written and illustrated nine picture books including BEDTIME, NELLY! and… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

7 Mar: Great stuff from AOI member Donough O'Malley @pencilrobot repped by @Illustrationweb here, advertising the… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

7 Mar: 💕 To celebrate #InternationalWomensDay we’re going to be featuring some of our favourite pieces of work from our fe… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Blog archive