|Max Kostenko - represented by Shannon Associates|
Richard Solomon Artists Representatives announced the winner of their 2nd annual Breakthrough Contest to find young talented artists and help them break into the illustration industry. After receiving great portfolios from illustrators worldwide, an amazing group of judges consisting of art directors, designers, and art buyers evaluated each portfolio.
They proudly announced the winner to be Max Kostenko of Moscow, Russia - another great international illustrator!! They'll bring him to NYC, host a reception and introduce him to their friends, as well as award him his prize. For more information about Max, visit his website.
Richard Solomon Artists Representatives will be updating their blog regularly with more information about the rising star and his NYC visit, staff picks, runners up, etc. So, stay tuned by following them on: