According to this year’s judges, Asis’
illustrations “depict the intimacy between two brothers, but their
visual closeness does not prevent the viewer from imagining the expanse
of the outside world and feeling the anticipation for tomorrow’s journey
Garnering honorable mention this year are artists Jericho Angelo
Moral and Jason Gabriel Sto. Domingo. Click here to see Moral's and Sto. Domingo's illustrations. All three artists are members of
Ang Ilustrador ng Kabataan (Ang InK), a professional organization for
children’s book artists.
Asis shall receive twenty-five thousand pesos, a medal, and an opportunity to be published. Prizes will be
awarded during the National Children’s Book Day ceremonies on July 15,
For inquiries about the contest, please contact the PBBY Secretariat at telephone number 352-6765 loc. 203 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.