Archive: May 2016

  1. Bright’s BEA 2016 Chicago book blitz!

    BEA {BookExpo America} moved from NYC to Chicago this year, and Bright USA agents, James Burns, Anne Moore Armstrong, and Alex Gehringer, who represented trade and commercial artists, were there with stunning new portfolios and story concepts to share with editors and art directors.        BookExpo featured gorgeous stands from publishers large and small, […]

  2. Show stopping Bright Art Licensing at PG Live and Surtex 2016

    It has been a fantastically exciting month at Bright Art Licensing, seeing the company exhibiting at two major shows in the industry calendar – PG Live at London’s Business Design Centre, and Surtex across the pond in glorious New York – in the space of just a couple of weeks. This year both shows were […]

  3. Bright recruits for new Contracts Manager to join their team

    Bright is the fastest growing and most recognised agency to emerge in recent years. Our artists are acknowledged as the leading new lights across publishing, art licensing and advertising. As Contracts Manager you will be essential to the running of our company and your role will be of critical importance to our day-to-day operations. The […]

  4. A Right Royal Story time with Ada Grey!

    We had a lovely morning with Ada Grey, illustrator of the Royal Baby series by Martha Mumford last Sunday! With it being a very Royal time of year – The Queen’s birthday, and Prince Harry’s Invictus Games, it was a very fitting theme for our story time.  Ada read from her new book collaboration with […]

  5. Introducing new Artist, Jackie Clarkson!

    We are delighted to welcome yet another fantastic new artist to Bright Art Licensing and just in time to showcase at this years main events! Introducing… Jackie Clarkson I have loved drawing and being creative all my life, and have been very lucky to work for some of the major greetings card companies. Initially starting as a […]

  6. Discoverability Is Everything: An Agents Journey

    Shortlisted for ‘The British Book Awards Literary Agent of the Year’ 2016, Vicki Willden-Lebrecht reflects on how she reached this point in her journey as an agent. Agents are often depicted as the money driven manipulators within an industry. In actual fact their role is all about serving someone else, investing in their future and […]

  7. The World of Bright Illustrator, Sebastien Braun

    Each month we like to give you an insight into the lives of our illustrators – what inspires them, their style and technique and how they decided on a creative career. I was very lucky to catch up with Sebastien Braun, an artist with an incredibly diverse style who is always a pleasure to work […]