Grafill is an interest organisation for those studying or working within the field of visual communication in Norway. Grafill’s 1400 members are students and professionals working in the areas of graphic design, illustration, animation, comics/cartooning and digital design. Grafill’s mandate is to advance and safeguard its members’ professional, economic, legal and social interests.
Grafill is responsible for Visuelt, the largest annual competition in the field of visual communication in Norway, and also the annual competition Årets vakreste Bøker (The Year’s Most Beautiful Books).
Grafill is located at R21 in the center of Oslo, a space used to host exhibitions, lectures, workshops, jurying and social activities.
Grafill is a national organisation comprised of eight local affiliates and six professional groups that both jointly and independently arrange lectures, exhibitions and competitions.
Grafill is involved in various international initiatives for championing its membership’s interests through active participation in Scandinavian, European and worldwide networks.
Grafill was established in 1991.