After the great worldwide success of the Italian Excellence initiative in the two previous editions – Illustration for children: Italian Excellence and Figures for Gianni Rodari. Italian Excellence, presented overall in over thirty countries – the promotion of Italian illustration for children continues in the world through a new exhibition dedicated to excellence in the new generation of Italian illustrators for children.
Italian excellences. The new generation of Italian illustrators for children was presented as part of the 2021 edition of Bologna Children’s Book Fair (14-17 June) and is visible online on the BCBF Galleries. On display the works of twenty young Italian illustrators, chosen from among the most promising prominent personalities: Giacomo Agnello Modica, Andrea Antinori, Michael Bardeggia, Beatrice Cerocchi, Marianna Coppo, Francesca Corso, Cecilia Ferri, Chiara Ficarelli, Marta Pantaleo, Giulia Pastorino, Irene Penazzi, Alice Piaggio, Camilla Pintonato, Michelangelo Rossato, Veronica Ruffato, Lorenzo Sangió, Francesca Sanna, Luca Tagliafico, Giulia Tomai, Veronica Truttero.
The exhibition can be visited until 13 September at the Archiginnasio Library during library hours.