A short biography
As a child she wanted to be a vet…
Now she still loves animals…but prefers drawing them…
Born in Martina Franca (TA) on the 3rd July 1985, she gets a diploma at Liceo Scientifico “E.Fermi” in her town, after that attends the Multimedia Illustration and Animation Course at Istituto Europeo di Design in Rome where she gets the General Certification in June 2006.
In 2007 she attends an illustration course at Officina b5 in Rome.In August 2006 attends a course held by Carl Cneutt organized by La fabbrica delle Favole in Macerata, in September 2008 attends another course held by S. Junakovich and in August 2010 she addends Anna Castagnoli illustration's course organized by the Fine Art Factory in Martina Franca.
In 2005 takes part in the contest Libri mai mai visti and her work, La gallina collodiana (The Collodi hen), is selected among the 50 works on display. From 2005 to 2006 she cooperates, as illustrator, with Alfabet Carte d’Autore, in 2006, 2008, 2009 and 2010 she gives lessons as expert in Multimedia Software at Istituto “M. Perrone” in Castellaneta.
In 2007 she wins the first prize for the logo for the Board of Ministry for EEC Policy.
In 2008 she published an illustrated book “Io Agostino” with the Agostinian Centre of Martina Franca.
She realized the Illustrated Calendar 2008 for Cetus Centri Casa (Rome) and the Illustrated Calendars 2009 and 2010 Emmecì Grafica.
In 2009 she take part at the contest “Galileo Galilei Stelle Nascoste” for Lucca Comics & Games” and her illustration “Osservando la Notte” is selected for the art show and the catalogue.
In 2009 her illustration “Restayling” is selected and printed in the Tapirulan Calendar 2009.
In 2010 her illustration “Tutti in strada” win the first prize in the contest “Guagliò mettiamoci sulla buona strada” for the Regione Puglia.
In the last years she had several art shows in Italy and abroad.
Now she cooperates with Aracari Verlag of Staefa, Pataki Publisher of Athen (with them she published 5 children's illustrated books) and with Fondazione Paolo Grassi- Onlus (Martina Franca) for The Festival della Valle D'Itria.