About

Dalia Del Bue is an illustrator and art teacher living in Turin, Italy.

She attended at the Academy of Fine Arts, where she focused on drawing techniques, developing a strong background in painting and traditional graphics techniques. She also dedicated to sculpture and modelling learning, and she attended an internship in Michele Guaschino craftsmanship and sculpting studio, which provided creations for international contemporary artists, masks, models and reproductions of animals. Then she worked as artist assistant in Fabio Viale studio, collaborating to the realization of his tattooed marble statues.

Meanwhile she dedicated to her personal work and started working as an illustrator.

Her work ranges from painting to illustration for magazines, books, newspapers, print design and exhibitions.

She defines her work as a mixture of curious and whimsical elements with a dreamlike imagery. It is inspired by nature, plants, animals, bizarre behaviours, weird masks, japanese netsuke, art from the Italian Rainessance.

Publications:

- Cassandra muta - Book cover - Edizioni Gruppo Abele, Italy, 2016.

- Italia diseguale. Book cover, Edizioni Gruppo Abele, Italy, 2016.

- Equilibristi - Book cover - Edizioni Gruppo Abele, Italy, 2015.

- La volpe Furbetta. Fiabe di Bruno Bossa, Fusta Editore, Italy, 2014.

- In/movimento - Book cover - Edizioni Gruppo Abele, Italy, 2014.

- Lo chiamano lavoro… - Book cover - Edizioni Gruppo Abele, Italy, 2014.

- Nuvole sul lavoro, sei racconti illustrati, Aspirina, Libreria delle donne di Milano, Italy, 2014.

- Newspapers and magazines: Il Fatto Quotidiano, Barricate, Aspirina Mag, Orlando Mag, Cadillac Mag, Pastiche Rivista, Colla.

- 64 Kamasutra Artbook, editorial project by SQUAME, France, 2014.

- Selected to Logos ILLUSTRATI competition, Logos Edizioni, March and May issues, 2012.