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Brightness No.11

Exclusive Interviews with :
Natalie Pudalov, Clara Encinas, Igor Karash

Interviews with popular and up-and-coming illustrators

Each issue of Brightness magazine includes exclusive interviews with famous and up-and-coming illustrators. Don’t miss your chance to hear their thoughts, read about their projects, and find out what inspires them.

Captivating and inspirational works

Brightness magazine is your prime digital magazine for viewing new, breathtaking, and inspirational illustrations.

Taking the art of illustration to the world!

We work tirelessly to popularize, globalize, and help the art of illustration evolve through communication and the exchange of ideas

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Brightness magazine invites all artists in any nationality to send their illustration 


Children’s Books Editorial


Brightness magazine (an international digital illustration magazine) encourages entries from all 2D and 3D artists regardless of their experience, education in the art field or where they may reside. This is an international competition and everyone is encouraged to participate. 100 selected entrants will be held online at the 12th Brightness magazine.
Artists should submit their best representational and non-representational illustration related to the “Open / No theme” theme. Any subject or artistic expression is welcome. 

Deadline: March 10, 2019



All you need to know about your favorite artists

Brightness magazine


Chris Sickels is an Indiana-based illustrator who publishes his work under the name Red Nose Studio. His elaborate 3D illustrations have appeared in numerous editorial publications, as well as books[…]

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Daria Danilova

diving into the feelings Tell me a bit about you and your background: where are you from/ where did you study? I’m Daria, a full-time freelance illustrator. I was born[…]

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Mattias Adolfsson

Mysterious illustrator Mattias Adolfsson is a freelance Illustrator living in Sigtuna just outside of Stockholm Sweden. He has worked with everything from computer games to children’s books. He has released[…]

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Creative Space

We introduce the most creative artists in this section

erranT coworking space

More than 350 original illustrations in four hours, more than 20 illustrators working in real time and more than 400 people enjoying the activity, whose entire collection was donated to a food bank. That was the very last activity related to Illustration which took place at “erranT coworking space”, a coworking placed in the city… 


In January 2013, Mohamed Danawi, a university professor of illustration and a former chair of its illustration department, decided to embark on a new project, to establish a global agency, representing illustrators worldwide, not knowing it will be a massive undertaking and one that became what it is now, one of the top and most… 

Rebelle 3

Rebelle 3 improves the realism of digital art with its state-of-the-art watercolor simulation Slovakia, 30th April 2018 – Is there anything that can beat the tactile feel of art materials? Escape Motions is back with a major update to their paint software Rebelle promising to be ever closer to that of traditional painting. The newly… 

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Magazine Founders

individuals can and do make a difference but it takes a team to really mess things up

Sadegh Amiri

Founder & Art Director

Narjes Mohammadi

Founder & Editor-in-chief

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Brightness mag is a fantastic illustration magazine. When I discovered it, I was glad about the great range of illustrators they show in their articles, and how amazing are all the interviews! They also give the opportunity to illustrators all over the world to be shown in their pages. I recomend to all artists and people interested in art to have a look to this fantastic high quality publication.

Iris Lopez

illustrator and designer

“Brightness magazine shows a blend of cutting edge and classic illustration art made by established and fresh new talents around the globe, with an exclusive insight in their thoughts and emotions. The outcome is an engaging, inspiring and stimulating digital publication with a positive and hopeful message for a better and brighter future troughout the words and images.”

Klaas Verplancke

illustrator and designer

I’m in love with your magazine since I saw it for the first time! There are so many wonderful and professional artworks throughout each issue and this really resonates with me. The interviews, artists’ personal stories and advice are truly inspirational! Thank you for the lovely space which you create

Daria Danilova

illustrator and designer

I love it, you are doing a very good job, it’s amazing

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illustrator and designer

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