Thanks to AD Kerry Rubenstein!
Book cover illustration of 'Learning America' by Luma Mufleh. The book traces the story of how the author grew a group of kids into a soccer team in Clarkston, Georgia, and then into a nationally acclaimed network of schools for refugee children. Published by Mariner Books, an imprint of Harper Collins.
Thanks to AD Kerry Rubenstein!
Illustration for Monmouth University magazine about an online counseling service launched by Monmouth U. in 2020 with the aim to help people through the pandemic-related challenges.
Thanks to AD Patrick Kirchner, as always.
Cover and interior illustration for Science magazine about how science, like the rest of society, has been swept up in the storms caused by social media. This issue looks at how scientists study and fight mis- and disinformation, how harassment and intimidation have spiked during the COVID-19 pandemic and how researchers use Twitter to inform the public and share their findings with colleagues.
Thanks to Chrystal Smith and to all the Science's art directors, as always!
Riding the Twitter wave: https://bit.ly/3JZN08c
Detecting bullshits: https://bit.ly/3JZN08c
Latest illustration for Science about the paradoxical situation of those researchers who had lots of responsibilities during the pandemic (kids, parents, distant family in hard-hit countries) coming back to the lab and finding that their peers used the time to achieve career-related work.
Thanks to AD Christina Aycock!
Cover and interior illustrations for BYU Marriott Alumni Magazine: how to help level the career field for minorities, who don’t often get a fair opportunity in terms of getting a job/internship or promotions in the workplace.
Thanks to AD Jon Woidka!
Illustration for the "Including Diversity" Talk 2021, part of a broader project by Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana which aims to promote inclusion and diversity in the fashion industry. Among the participants are the main Italian and international fashion companies and speakers from the world of fashion and culture.
Thanks to Alice Volontè and Andrea Vigneri for the art direction!
Three illustrations for Internazionale magazine about a writer who had always avoided writing about her sister's death - so she had an artificial intelligence model do it for her. The result is weird, off-kilter, but sometimes poetical.
Article by Vauhini Vara. Thanks to AD Alberto Notarbartolo, as always.
On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, I created this image for the event that Unione italiana dei ciechi e degli ipovedenti (Italian Union of Blind and Partially Sighted People) brought yesterday to the Senate of the Republic, with the aim of raising awareness on the issue of abuse among women with disabilities.
Two illustrations for Brandeis Mag about the illusion of integration in American cities. Sociologist Sarah Mayorga examines the coded ways white people engage with their Black and Latinx neighbors.
Thanks to AD Eson Chan, as always!
Illustration for an article by Colum McCann published on Internazionale about the lasting impact of 9/11 on our memories. Thanks to Alberto Notarbartolo, as always.
Recent works and news from my illustrator activity.