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Diramazioni illustration

Freelance Book Illustrator, Illustrator, & More

Location:Milan, Lombardy, Italy
4 Skills
Diramazioni is Jessica and Lucio born in Italy in 1980 and 1978. We are based in Milan, working together as freelance illustrators and graphic designers for about 10 years, AVAILABLE WORLDWIDE.
We have been hired for various visual editorial projects, both illustration and design projects, mainly cover illustrations for books and e-books.
We are particularly interested in creating cover illustrations, books and magazines interior illustrations, specializing in fantasy fiction and sci-fi, dark, weird, surreal, folk tales, thriller literature with its imagery, but also opened to illustrate other genres (we can also design illustrations for kids, Jessica also create illustrations for young readers and have been selected to illustration competitions for children book projects, and also we have designed Academic Educational books).
We currently collaborate with publishers and communication agencies, and our last project is a pop-up book we entirely illustrated, it was commissioned by QUARTO Children's Books (UK) "The illustrated Edgar Allan Poe" from "Literary Pop Up Series" for Canterbury Classics (Baker & Taylor Publishing Group).
We have been selected in various illustration competitions and awards, the last one "Creative Quarterly" 2010 CQ21 and being featured by interesting design magazines as DPI magazine of Taiwan. To see our portfolio and for more info you can visit our website or contact us:

We primarly are illustrators, and as freelancers illustration is our main discipline. Now it is the part of our activity we want to focus on and promote further. Nevertheless we are working on commission in different creative and visual projects both in illustration and graphic design, including a vaste range of skills and services:Illustrations

-main activity:
Book and CD covers, book interior illustrations
Poster illustrations, 2d illustration for other fields (magazines, adv, animation..)
Corporate profiling (logotype, business cards, letter heads, envelopes etc)
Design for Magazines . Brochures . Catalogues
Advertisement illustration and design. Posters . Banners

Clients and collaborations list on out website: ("about" section)

Featured in: interview in DPI Magazine of Taiwan (2007), “Design Stars Boulevard” (2008) (special book including worldwide contemporary illustrators.
Last selections at illustration competitions (with related exhibitions) and Awards:
-2010 CQ21, “Creative Quarterly” magazine -the Journal of Art & design - selected among the “runner ups” illustrators “illustration: professional” section.
-2009 International Illustration Award organized by Accademia Pictor and Editrice Sonda for a poster on the theme “Animals are my friends…and I don’t eat my friends” (Gorge Bernard Shaw) with exhibition at TORINO BOOKFAIR and publication in the VEGAGENDA 20010 (10.000 copies) september 2009.
-”Como la vé ? realidad gráfica” 2008 organized by UDI (University of graphic design of Bucaramanga, Colombia)
-2007 international illustration competition “Illustrissimi” (on the theme of nature, earth, environment) with publication in the catalogue and collective exhibitions at Castello di Riccione and Palazzo del Capitano di Bagno di Romagna.
- 8° International Illustration competition organized by “Accademia Pictor” titled “Hansel e Gretel” 2007 with exhibition at Lingotto Fiere (into “Torino comics” manifestation) .
-”Fumetto International > Talent Award” 2006 Special Mention for the Best illustration, and exhibition at Triennale di Milano (july/september 2006) with publication of the short graphic novel in “Zero” magazine and in “Mondo Naif”, Kappa Edizioni.
-”SilentARTMOVIES” 2005 Award first Prize for a poster for “Strade del Cinema” silent art movie Festival of Aosta.

Diramazioni illustration