Categories Archives


Stages of work on the book

Artist. Illustrator. It sounds romantic. However, more often the creation of illustrations is the final step following after more pragmatic and laborious stages. The illustrator is both an artist and a director, and sometimes the author of a book in book publishing. In this article, I will talk about the stages of creating a book on the example of «Summer without ...

Experimental graphics of Simone Rea

Simone Rea is an Italian illustrator. He was born in Albano-Laziale, where he lives and works. He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome. My love for Simone Rea began with an introduction to his illustrations of Aesop's Fables. They are nature-like, but simple stylized forms; dense faded colors and their complex combinations; lack of space and volume; ...