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 Internazionale magazine about the controversial long-term sexual relationship between Thomas Jefferson and the enslaved woman Sally Hemings. Historians now broadly agree that he was the father of her six children, and according to author Robin Morgan, this is "a tale of power over, of rape, of blatant ownership".
Book cover illustration of "Lost and Wanted" by Nell Freudenberger, published in Italy by Codice Edizioni as "Perduta e attesa": a tale of friendship, loss and quantum physics. AD by Silvia Virgillo/puntuale.
Cover and interior illustrations for Columbia Medicine 2019 Annual Report about the future of the faculty.
The features illustrate their efforts to create an increasingly diverse and inclusive faculty, the Columbia's AIDS research and the gene editing technology, in which Columbia researchers are at the forefront.
Thanks AD Eson Chan, a s always!
Illustration for Diablo Magazine about the #MeToo movement and how this social media campaign inspires collective courage to speak up. Thanks to AD David Bergeron!
Three illustrations for Jeff Csatari's article on Dr. Oz The Good Life about how to protect yourself from fake news. Thanks to art director Amanda Kirk at Hearst for the cool assignment!
Illustration for Science magazine's letters section that addresses the problem of people prejudged based on their appearance or background in the scientific community. Full article here.
Thanks to AD Marcy Atarod.
Two illustrations for Stella magazine, supplement of the Sunday Telegraph. Author Antonia Hoyle tries to explain why we get so cross at Christmas. Full article here.
Thanks to AD Jason Morris!
Spread for the BBC History Magazine about the intricate network of queens and regents holding positions of power in Europe during the 15th and 16th centuries.
Thanks to AD Rachel Dickens for the great assignment!
Recent works and news from my illustrator activity.