BIO
In a career spanning 25 years, André Carrilho has won over 30 national and international prizes in illustration, editorial cartoon, animation and caricature, and has shown his work in group and solo exhibitions in Portugal, Spain, Brazil, France, Czech Republic, China and USA. His work has been published in an extended list of newspapers and magazines, including the New York Times, The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, New York Magazine, Independent on Sunday, NZZ am Sonntag, Harper's Magazine, Diário de Notícias and New Statesman.
In 2002 he was awarded the Gold Award for Illustrator's Portfolio by the Society for News Design (USA), one of the most prestigious illustration awards in the world. In 2015 one of his cartoons on the ebola epidemic became viral worldwide, winning the Grand Prize at the World Press Cartoon. That same year he was invited to create a caricature mural to decorate the famous annual Vanity Fair’s Oscar Party.
• Since 2009 he publishes a weekly editorial cartoon in Diário de Notícias
• Since 1992 he has been published in an extended list of publications:
20 Anos, 33 Thoughts,  5280 Magazine (Denver, USA), American Prospect, The Atlantic, Atlântico, Billboard, Briefing, Boston Magazine, Business UK, Courrier Japon, Courrier Internacional, Diário Económico, Diário de Notícias, D Magazine, Departures, Direito em Revista, Egoísta, Exame, Expresso, Evening Standard, Financial Times, Fortune, GQ, Ghahveh (Iran), Granta Portugal, Haleyburian, Harper’s Magazine, Icon, Invista, O Independente, The Independent on Sunday, Jornal de Negócios, LA Weekly, Los Angeles Magazine, Macau, Máxima, Miami New Times, El Mundo, Mother Jones, New Republic, New Statesman, The New York Times, The New Yorker, New York Magazine, New York Observer, NZZ am Sonntag, L’Observateur, O Magazine, El País, Paralelo, Ponto Final, Público, Reader's Digest, Ronnie Scott’s Magazine, Sábado, San Diego Reader, Show People Magazine, Standpoint, Up, US Banker, Vanity Fair, Vanity Fair Germany, Village Voice, Washington Post, Waitrose Food Illustrated, Word Magazine.
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Press Clippings and Interviews
Feasting on the President - Illustration in the age of Trump, by Ellen Shapiro, Print magazine, 21 Aug 2018
Hollywood at the Beach, Criar.pt, 26 Oct 2017, RTP
Começo de Conversa com Ana Sousa Dias, Diário de Notícias, 4 Oct 2017
Bairro das Artes, SIC Notícias, 22 Sep 2017
Diário de Notícias Sep 26, 2017.
• As Horas Extraordinárias, RTP, Sep 27, 2017
• Ponto Final , Sep 22 2017 https://pontofinalmacau.wordpress.com/2017/09/25/sao-como-retratos-do-tempo-que-eu-passo-num-sitio/
Tandis magazine (Iran) Sep 2017 (in farsi)
Filhos da Nação, RTP, 6 June 2017
Illustrator profile for AMERICAN ILLUSTRATION, by Robert Newman, June 16, 2016
• TV interview in Os Livros, by Inês Fonseca Santos, April 17, 2016
TV interview at Cinco Para a Meia-Noite with Fernando Alvim, April 11, 2016
• Interview for Ponto Final*, by Sara Figueiredo Costa, Macau, China, February 19, 2016 (in Portuguese)
• Interview for Diário de Notícias, by Ana Sousa Dias, Portugal, February 12, 2016 (in portuguese)
Interview for Expresso, by Maria João Bourbon, Portugal, August 2, 2015 (in portuguese)
Interview for If You Walk The Galaxies, by Cláudia Marques Santos, Portugal, March 24, 2015 (in portuguese)
TV interview about the Vanity Fair Oscar party mural, SIC, Portugal, Feb 24, 2015 (in portuguese)
TV interview about the Vanity Fair Oscar party mural, RTP, Portugal, Feb 24, 2015 (in portuguese)
TV interview for Conversas com Vida, Económico, Portugal, Jan 24, 2015 (in portuguese)
TV interview for Montra do Lilau, TDM, Macau, China, April 2, 2014 (in portuguese)
Ponto Final, Macau, China, interview by Claudia Aranda, March 28, 2014 (in portuguese)
Hoje Macau, interview by José Mendes (in portuguese), Jan 17, 2014
Great Design, July 2012
Hoje Macau, July 18, 2011
Jornal de Notícias, July 2, 2011  
• Computer Arts, January 2011
• Interview for XFuns Magazine, Taiwan, December 2009
• Há Conversa, com Isabel Angelino, RTP África, 2009 (?)
• Interview for Guia da Noite, by Rodrigo Cortez, 2008 (?)
• Magazine T, Novembro 2008
• Radio Universidade de Coimbra, Santos da Casa, 11.02.2008 (19.00h)
• RTP2, Câmara Clara, by Paula Moura Pinheiro, 14.10.2007 (22.30h)
• RTP2, Por Outro Lado, by Ana Sousa Dias, 09.10.2007 (23.30h)
• Antena 1, Histórias e Músicas, por Jorge Afonso, 05.10.2007 (00.12h)
• SIC Notícias, Páginas Soltas, por Bárbara Guimarães, 10.7.2007 (20.45h)
• Radio Radar, 8.7.2007 (12.00h) e 9.7.2007 (19.00h) 
• 3x3 Magazine of Contemporary Illustration (USA), por Luís Lázaro, Abril de 2007
• Radio Clube Português, 30.4.2007
• Expresso (Única), by Alexandra Carita, 14.4.2007
• Diário de Notícias (DN Magazine), by Ricardo Rodrigues, 2007
• Selecções do Reader’s Digest, by Anabela Mota Ribeiro, 2006
• Alice, 2005
• Jornal de Letras, 1997
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AWARDS AND HONOURS
2018
• Distinguished Merit award at the 3x3 ProShow No15, for the Marquise of Alorna - Dear Leonor book illustrations
• Five Merit awards at the 3x3 ProShow No15, for the illustrations Trump's Worldview, Systemic Racism, Merkel vs Trump, Emma Stone and Steve Carell in Battle of the Sexes, Gun Addiction
• Five Winning Entries for the American Illustration 37 annual: “Trump vs Monroe” (Vanity Fair); “To Eat and Drink-Blood Sugar” and “To Eat and Drink-About Her and Her Memories” (Granta port); “Emma Stone and Steve Carell in Battle of the Sexes” (LA Magazine); “Merkel vs Trump” (DN)
• Shortlisted for the World Illustration Awards with the editorial cartoon “Misguided Faith”. Of the 3300 entries submitted, only 30 were selected.
• Two Awards of Excellence at the Communication Arts 2018 Illustration Annual: Trump’s Worldview (https://www.commarts.com/project/26236/trump-s-worldview), Editorial category; Marquise of Alorna - Dear Leonor (https://www.commarts.com/project/26339/marquise-of-alorna-dear-leonor), Books category. Of the 4390 entries submitted, only 158 were selected
2017
• Four Merit (9/11 15 years, The World in 2017, Muhammad Ali, Iggy Pop) and one Honorable Mention (Wilderness) at the 3x3 Pro Show No14,  in the categories of Editorial-Portrait, Editorial.
• Cover illustration for Diário de Notícias “9/11, 15 Years”, Award for Best Editorial Design at the Prémios M&P, Portugal. https://www.dn.pt/media/interior/capa-do-aniversario-do-11-de-setembro-do-dn-premiada-5777850.html
• Award of excellence at Communication Arts 2017 Illustration Annual, with the caricature Muhammad Ali
2016
• Three Merit (Mediterranean Sea, Baltimore and Colin Farrell) and three Honorable Mentions (Construction, Bill Maher, Vanity Fair Oscar Mural) at the 3x3 Pro Show No13,  in the categories of Editorial-Portrait, Editorial and Comics/Cartoon.
• Three selected entries at the American Illustration 35
• Silver Award at the Comic and Cartoon Art Annual, Society of Illustrators, with the cartoon “Mediterranean Sea”
• Award of Excellence at the Communication Arts 2016 Illustration Annual, with the editorial cartoon “Baltimore”
2015
• Bronze medal at the 3x3 Pro Show No 12 with the cartoon “Ebola” in the Comic/Cartoons category
• Merit at the 3x3 Pro Show No 12 with the Vanity Fair’s New Establishment illustration  in the Editorial:Portraits category
• Honorable Mention at the 3x3 Pro Show No12 with the cartoon “Ebola: Panic of Contagion” in the Comic/Cartoons category
• Grand Prize at the World Press Cartoon with the cartoon “Ebola”
• Two winning entires to the American Illustration 34 annual award book with the portraits of “Jane Goodall” (Departures Magazine) and “Pope Francis & Kanye West” (Vanity Fair)
• Illustrations for covers and pages of The Independent on Sunday, awarded at the European Newspaper Awards
2014
• Illustration for a spread in The Independent on Sunday that won an Award of Excelence at the Best of News Design Competition, SND 35, in the Feature Design Pages category. With art director Colin Wilson and deputy art director Sarah Morley.
• Cover illustration and lettering for Volta ao Mundo, Award for Best Magazine Cover at the Prémios M&P, Portugal.
• First Prize at the Nelson Mandela Special Caricature Award, Porto Cartoon 2014.
• Silver Medal Award, in the Single Image Category, at the Annual Comic and Cartoon Art Competition, Society of Illustrators, USA, with the cartoon “Mandela”.
2013
• Gold Medal at the 3×3 Pro Show, Comics/Cartoon category, with the illustration Pigs vs PIIGS
• Merit at the 3×3 Pro Show, Animation category, with the animation Euro Snail
• Merit at the 3×3 Pro Show, Comics/Cartoon category, with the cartoon “ Freedom of Speech”.
• Merit at the 3×3 Pro Show, Editorial-Conceptual category, with the illustration “ Obamacare vs Supreme Court”.
• Merits at the 3×3 Pro Show, Editorial-Portraits category, with portraits of Hugh Laurie, Rowan Atkinson, Lena Durham and Paul Ryan, Public Enemy.
2012
• Selected for the American Illustration 31 book, with the illustration Lady Gaga vs Beyoncé (The New Yorker).
2011
• Grand Prize by the Prémio Stuart de Desenho de Imprensa, 2011, with the cartoon “Wikileaks”
• Selected to the 3x3 Pro Show (New York).
• Honorable Mention at World Press Cartoon 2011, with the caricature “Oilbama”, published in New York Magazine, June 7, 2010.
2010
• California Reading Association’s Eureka! Nonfiction Children’s Book Award, Silver Honor, to You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax?! (2009) by Jonah Winter and illustrated by André Carrilho; Schwartz & Wade Books. (http://www.californiareads.org/awards/eu/2010-eureka.htm)
• Award of Excelence, by the Society for News Design, 32nd Edition, for the caricature “Andy Murray and Roger Federer”, published in The Independent on Sunday.
2009
• Edição Ler - Booktailors Award, to the Book Vírus da Vida, by JP Simões, illustrated by André Carrilho, Sextante Editora, 2009
2008
• Honorable Mention of Caricature at World Press Cartoon, with the caricature Bush Does Latin-America. http://www.flickr.com/photos/andrecarrilho/456812887/
• Award of Excelence in the category of Illustration Single, awarded by the Society for News Design (EUA), 29th edition, with the caricature Britney Spears published in La Luna de Metropoli, El Mundo.
• Award of Excelence in the category of Illustration Single, awarded by the Society for News Design (EUA), 29th edition, with the caricature John Travolta in Hair published in La Luna de Metropoli, El Mundo. http://www.flickr.com/photos/andrecarrilho/5068691085/
• Award of Excelence in the category of Magazines Cover Design, awarded by the Society for News Design (EUA) to the La Luna de Metropoli cover that features the illustration John Travolta in Hair. In this award are included Rodrigo Sanchez (Art Director) and Carmelo Caderot (Design Director). http://www.flickr.com/photos/andrecarrilho/5068691085/
2007
• Award of Excelence in the category of Illustration Individual Portfolio, awarded by the Society for News Design (EUA), 28th edition. Award given to the work published in Diário de Notícias in 2006.
• Award of Excelence in the category 03Af News Design/Page(s) A-Section/Tabloid 49,999 and under, awarded by the Society for News Design (EUA), 28th edition, with the illustration Sócrates and the Budget.
• Award of Excelence in the Magazines Cover design category, awarded by the Society for News Design (EUA), 28th edition, with the illustration Intellectuals.
• Revelation Award by the Festival de Cinema da Covilhã to the short animated movie Dinner in Lisbon.
• Best Movie Award and Best Director Award given by the audience of Festival de Cinema da Covilhã to the short animated movie Dinner in Lisbon.
• Honorable Mention at Caminhos do Cinema Português festival, in Coimbra, to the short animated movie Dinner in Lisbon.
• Best Portuguese Movie Award given by FICA-Festival Internacional de Cinema do Algarve to the short animated movie Dinner in Lisbon.
2006
• 2nd Prize at World Press Cartoon – Sintra 2006, in the category of Caricature.
• Featured in the anual catalog American Illustration 25, with work done for Harper's magazine (USA). Of 6500 entries, 280 were selected.
• Grand Prize of Press Illustration at the Prémio Stuart de Desenho de Imprensa organized by El Corte Inglés and Casa da Imprensa, Portugal.
• Selection of the book Porch Lies by Patricia McKissack, illustrated by André Carrilho, to the Original Art Show of the Society of Illustrators (New York City, USA)
• Illustration Award at the Eight European Newspaper Award, for the body of work published in Diário de Notícias in 2006.
• Illustrations for the pages awarded with a Section Front Pages Award at the Eight European Newspaper Award, for the Independent on Sunday.
2005
• 3rd Prize at World Press Cartoon – Sintra 2005, in the category of Caricature.
• Award of Excelence in the category of Illustration Individual Portfolio by the Society for News Design (EUA), 26th edition, for the illustration work developed for The New York Times in 2004.
• Award of Excelence in the category of Illustration, by the Society for News Design / Spain to the illustration “Santana Plays Cards” published in Expresso.
2003
• Zé Pacóvio e Grilinho Trophy- best drawn portuguese comic book, awarded by the  Festival Internacional de Banda Desenhada da Amadora 2003 (14th edition) to the comic book Em Lume Brando, published by Polvo in 2002.
• Award of Best Portuguese Comic Book by the Sobreda BD 2003 festival, to the comic book Em Lume Brando.
2002
• 1st Prize of Caricature at the XVI Salão Nacional Humor de Imprensa – Oeiras 2002, Portugal.
• 3rd Prize of Caricature ex-aequo at the IV PortoCartoon-World Festival, Portugal.
• Gold Award in the category of Illustration Portfolio, by the Society for News Design (EUA), 23rd edition. Award given to the work published in Público, in 2001.
• Award of Excelence in the category of Illustration Single by the Society for News Design (EUA) 23rd edition. Award given to the cover illustration Jazz in Paris, in Mil Folhas supplement, Público.
2001
• 1st Prize of Caricature at XV Salão Nacional Humor de Imprensa – Oeiras 2001, Portugal.
1999
• Grand Prize at the XIII Salão Nacional Humor de Imprensa – Oeiras ’99, Portugal.
1998
• 1st Prize Villa Madrid-Historieta Comic at the competition Jovenes Criadores Ibero-Americanos organized by the Alcaldia Mayor de Madrid, Spain.
• 1st Prize of Caricature at the XII Salão Nacional Humor de Imprensa – Oeiras ’98, Portugal.
1997 
• Honorable Mention at the Mostra de Jovens Criadores ’97, in the Comics category.

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