Name

Laura Di Francesco

About

I'm an illustrator, a graphic and stage designer.
I work for publishers, advertising studios, magazines and fashion.

I was born in Rome, Italy in 1976 and gratuated in the Art Academy of Rome.

I leaved for Tokyo in 1999 where I started to learn Japanese language, culture and art. My paintings are appreciate for the light kindness done with China’s coloured ink.
In 2000 I came back to Rome.

I started the first engagement in 2005, drawing advertisement project for "FRAMMENTI", an art festival happening in Frascati, Castelli Romani, during fall season. http://www.semintesta.it/fram.htm

On december 2005 I worked for the theatral company "TDA - Teatro delle apparizioni - TEATRO FURIO CAMILLO" with an illustrated 3D box, all around Italy.
That box was used for the exhibition "DROMO - The secrets of childhood". http://www.exibart.com/profilo/eventiV2.asp?idelemento=25878

I exposed in:

L’IMPICCIONE VIAGGIATORE, “tasty” art gallery, Via Madonna ai monti, Rome 2005/06;http://www.exibart.com/profilo/eventiV2.asp/idelemento/37930

DROMO – Childhood secrets, Furio Camillo theatre, Rome 2005;

L’IMPICCIONE VIAGGIATORE, 2007; http://www.exibart.com/profilo/eventiV2.asp/idelemento/37930

CRACK! FUMETTI DIROMPENTI, CSOA Forte Prenestno, Rome 2007;http://crack.forteprenestino.net/autori.php?aid=284

DUNCAN3.0, Via Anassimandro 15, Rome 2008.http://www.duncantrepuntozero.it/immersioni/innocenza_Violata.html

"PROJECT OF PEOPLE AND SPARROWS" in Kiev, Ukrain, 14 november 2008.http://www.sparrows.org.ua/sparrows.php?en

TEMPORARY LOVE GALLERY, art bags and Paintings, 14 deceber 2008. www.temporarylove.net

I published:

“Kyoko e la nascita del Giappone” Sinnos Editrice, 2007, www.sinnoseditrice.org

“La principessa sul Cocomero” Coccole e Caccole editrice, 2007; www.coccoleecaccole.it

“Calendario Interculturale” Sinnos Editrice, 2008 and 2009. www.sinnoseditrice.org

"IL TDA - BIOGRAFIA DEL TEATRO DELLE APPARIZIONI" http://www.editoriaespettacolo.it/index.aspx

Magazines:

Corriere Della Sera,
Gioia,
Amica,
Frigidaire,
Nero,
Frammenti,
Zero6,
La Repubblica,
Artinsieme,
TG5 - Costume & Societa'.

I'm in Sweden because I love the precious Design it has and I'm applying for a master in Konstfack.