Katherina Manolessou grew up in Greece but moved to London to become an animator and illustrator. A graduate of the Royal College of Art, she is an established screen printer, a creator of artist's books and limited edition prints as well as an up-and-coming illustrator. She has worked with Ted Baker and the Guardian and is part of the East London art/design scene. She published her debut picture book Zoom Zoom Zoom in 2014, which was shortlisted for the AOI Illustration Awards 2014 and selected for exhibition at the Bologna Book Fair 2014. She is also the illustrator of T-Veg and Senior Lecturer at Cambridge School of Art, for the prestigious MA course in Children's Illustration. Katherina lives in south London with her husband and two children, who continually inspire her work.
RT @tomgauld: On Thursday at 7pm I'm talking comics w @isabelgreenberg & @MsRachelCooke at @southbankcentre. Come along! Tickets: https://t…
by @kmanolessou - 16 days ago
RT @SmritiPH: "I was expecting tragedy but I got comedy" - Watch @sallyephillips powerful, moving & hugely important documentary https://t.…
by @kmanolessou - 20 days ago
Repost from @_panorea_ #reading #zoomzoomzoom at 5am 💤 #babysleeping #mummynotsleeping #goodnightmonkey #💙 https://t.co/A7kj090ZCV
by @kmanolessou - 22 days ago
RT @abramskids: Can we just say how excited we are for @SmritiPH & @kmanolessou #TVeg to land stateside May '17 https://t.co/7jULNhbYT0 #Wo…
by @kmanolessou - 24 days ago
RT @EThOSBL: Amazing researchers featured @craigfots @DigitalCoeliac @rob_sherman @kbarnicot @ImogenLesser @kmanolessou @kfoxton9 Author @C…
by @kmanolessou - 29 days ago
KatherinaManolessouIllustration - one month ago
My contribution to 'Draw it! Colour it! Beasts' which is published today by Macmillan.
KatherinaManolessouIllustration - 2 months ago
I am going ALL DIGITAL for the next book! Eeeeeeek!
T-Veg poster as seen in Strasbourg's central library! Thank you Vaso for the photo :)
ELP is moving to a new, larger space! Some of my characters are helping carry the rollers and squeegees :)
KatherinaManolessouIllustration - 3 months ago
Laying eight eggs a day is hard work, so mama louse cools down with a cold drink.
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