bio

Philip is an Italian illustrator born in  a small coastal town in Liguria ( Italy), of a Philippine mother and Swiss father. He attended the Brera Fine Arts Academy in Milan, studied illustration at the IED ( European Institute of Design ) and subsequently gained a Masters in Animation Techniques in Turin.
He  recently  moved to Japan.


Philip works for magazines and cover books,  toys design,   children' s books and animation.
His picture book have been translated in many country, including Japan, France, South America, United Kingdom, China, Spain,Portugal.
His work has been Selected to appear in the American illustration annual book,  Communication Arts Illustration Annual,  3x3 illustration Annual,  "Applied Arts Photography & Illustration Awards",
Society of illustrator 56 exhibition and catalogue.
In 2009 he won the "International Award For Illustration ( Here some pictures )"  at  the Bologna childrens book fair.(Info Here)


Contatc:     sigur451@gmail.com     



2010 - International Award For Illustration, Bologna Children's Book Fair.

2009 - " Prix des Adultes and Prix des Médiateurs " Figure-Future competition, Montreuil, Paris Book Fair.

2009 - Portuguese illustration biennale, Illustrarte(Info Here). Here some pictures

2006 - Figure Future competition, Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse.

2004 - Bologna Children's Book Fair Exhibition.


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