Second Prize

Slancio naturale, animal spirit
Slancio naturale...animal spirit

Second Prize - 6th Edition International Illustration Competition

Paolo Rui has won the second prize with the work: "Slancio naturale....animal spirit"

Title:Slancio naturale...animal spirit
Technique: acrylic and oil painting
Support: rough canvas

After graduation at the Brera Academy of Fine Arts in Milan and one year at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, in 1989 he opened his first studio and started a career as a freelance illustrator. After a few years spent in Taiwan, he is now working as an editorial and advertising illustrator at the studio Sottomarino. His versatility has allowed him to move freely from tight rendering to more loose and expressive styles. He freely moves from traditional techniques, including pencil drawing, acrylic and oil painting on canvas, to digital graphics and animation techniques.