“Un’idea che non trova posto a sedere è capace di fare la rivoluzione” – (Leo Longanesi)
Elisa Bellotti is an Italian illustrator from Pavia. She studied illustration at the School of Comics in Milan, then at MI–Master and finally she obtained a degree in graphic design. She was employed in a web design agency in Milan until she started working as a freelancer with the most important Italian publishers. She illustrates educational, editorial and young books painting with the Adobe suite CC. In 2018 she published for Mondadori “Stai Fermo, Toto!” a children’s book both written and illustrated by her. The most recent awards are the selection for “The wheel of time” new edition Lucca Comics 2019, Annual AI “Autori di immagini” in 2019 and 2018, the Gold medal in design category in 2017 and the first prize at the Lucca Junior in 2016.
Clients – Mondadori, Pearson, Rizzoli, Giunti, Helbling Languages, Rusconi Libri, Fanucci, Moon, Nui Nui, Feltrinelli, Gribaudo, Gruppo Editoriale Raffaello, Eli la Spiga Edizioni, Epitesto Srl, Edicolors, Elastico, Liberty Srl, Special Glue Srl, Timberland, Moleskine, MINI, Ferrari, Superhub, Superanda, Beyond Design, Airett, MITO Milano, ESC, AI, Wafers Farma Decor.
Winner for “The wheel of time” Fanucci, Lucca Comics 2019
Selected works for didactic and publishing Annual 2018 & 2019
Gold Medal for Design and selected works – Annual AI 2017
1 ° PRIZE Wacom Lucca Junior 2016 @ Lucca Comics & Games 2016
4° PRIZE for Mangaka contest 2014 @ Lucca Comics & Games 2014
Selected work “The sound of the wind” La vallata dei libri bambini