SCBWI Bologna

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d illustratorsAre you thinking of coming to the International Bologna Children's Book Fair this year? You won't be alone!  Once again, the SCBWI will have a booth featuring the ever-popular dueling illustrator sessions, on-the-spot illustrations to a read-aloud stories, and other live art demonstrations. The booth is also an excellent opportunity for SCBWI members to gain exposure for their work. Whether you plan on being there or not, there are some incredible opportunities you are eligible for as an SCBWI member.


Personal Showcases

Professional author and illustrator members who are attending the show can apply for a Personal Showcase time slot to present their books to the international children's book community.

Full details on how to apply for the Personal Showcase


Bologna Illustrator's Gallery

Professional Illustrator members of SCBWI across the world, who can't make it to Bologna, can still have a presence at the international Bologna Book Fair. We will be showing a select number of illustrator's promotional pieces in BIG (Bologna Illustrators Gallery) at the SCBWI stand at the Bologna Book fair and also online in our SCBWI Bologna Illustrators' Gallery.

Full details on how to apply for a spot in the Bologna Illustrator's Gallery



Individual Critiques

SCBWI authors and illustrators attending the book fair can book 5 minutes of feedback on a portfolio or manuscript from a publishing pro at the SCBWI Stand:

More information on Individual Critiques


More about SCBWI Bologna:

General info about SCBWI in Bologna

Regional Showcases

Personal Showcases

Bologna Illustrator's Gallery

Photos from 2012