I am a freelance italian illustrator currently based Netherlands. I'm graduated in Stage Design for the Opera Theatre and in Illustration to Academy of Fine Arts in Bologna. 
From 2010 I'm member of AI, Italian Illustrators Association and regularly published in their Annual . 
I collaborate with the production house POPCult of Bologna and Cultural Association Hamelin. 
Selected to contest the Bologna Children's Book Fair 2011 and 2012 and the two-year Portuguese Ilustrarte 2012. In 2014 I received an Honorable Mention from the U.S. 3x3 Magazine. 

My illustrative style is distinguished by the symbolic / dreamlike, the use of collage, photocopying and pastels, while the graphics prefers vector programs. 

Chekout my web-site: www.bolognesisilvia.com

Prizes and awards

Honorable Mention 2014 3x3 International Professional Show.

Bologna Children's Book Fair 2010/2011/2012 ( Italy) 

Ilustrarte 2012 (Portugal).