Eva Montanari

She was born in Rimini in 1977 and she attended the Art Institute in Riccione and later the IED (European Design Institute) in Milan.
She is an author and illustrator, and since 1999 she has been published in Italy, the US, England, Germany, Japan, Taiwan, France, Spain. Her books have also been translated in Portugal, Korea, Croatia, Finland, Turkey, Thailand and Argentina.
She has created illustrations for calendars, magazines, covers, posters and wallpapers, and has displayed her work in various collective and personal exhibitions in Italy, the USA, Croatia, Taiwan, Germany, France, Japan, England, Iran, Brazil and Venezuela.
Her works have been selected for the exhibition at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair, for “Original Art” – Society of Illustrators (New York), International Children’s Book Illustration Exhibition in Sàrmede, Croatian Biennale of Illustration, Nami Island Exhibition (Korea), Ilustrarte (Portugal), Sharjan Book Festival (UAE).
Over the past ten years she has combined her artistic work with teaching, both in Italy and abroad.