Since the North Sea Jazz Festival had moved to Rotterdam in 2006, its annual Art Poster Competition has turned into a tradition! The Art Poster Competition is held among students of Rotterdam’s Willem de Kooning Academy; the work of all finalists is usually exhibited at the festival.
After a long and intense discussion, we have chosen the winner of the First Prize of the North Sea Jazz Art Poster Competition 2020:
Bitna Han (Illustration)
And we present the fourteen other outstanding works selected by the jury, made by Basak Kirici (Animation), Eli Meijer (Illustration), Myrthe Apeldoorn (Product Design), Sten Heijster (Fine Art), Florien Ostendorf (Advertising), Robin Raspel (Graphic Design), Ilja Bertrand (Illustration), Mark Schutte (Animation), Quinty Huisman (DBKV), Anton Borosak (Animation), Thomas Marquart (Animation), Nina Tukker (Graphic Design), Pascale Maurer (Illustration) and Sofia de Sousa Rodrigues (Graphic Design).