About

Cristiana Radu, a total drawing, cat & chocolate addict, lives in Bucharest as a free-lance illustrator. She sees drawing as a way of exploring stories and loves to illustrate children’s books, making book covers or dealing with editorial illustration or visual identities. She also enjoys holding workshops on book illustration and visual arts for children of all ages.

AWARDS

  • World Illustration Award 2017

She was shortlisted in the World Illustration Awards 2017 in the children’s book category.

  • White Raven Books Selection:

2017 – Why do Witches fly on brooms? (and other 10 fantastical questions), by Adina Rosetti, Curtea Veche Publishing House, 2016

2016 – Wordless Ela, by Victoria Pătrașcu, Cartea Copiilor Publishing House, 2015

2015 – Miss Day-After-Tomorrow and the Game of Time by Adina Rosetti, Curtea Veche, 2014

  • The Most Beautiful Romanian Children’s Book of the Year Prize

    in the Romanian National Contest of Book Design “The Most Beautiful Books of Romania”:

2016 – Why do Witches fly on Brooms by Adina Rosetti, Curtea Veche Publishing House, 2016

2014 – Miss Day-After-Tomorrow and the Game of Time by Adina Rosetti, Curtea Veche Publishing House, 2014

2013 – Journey through Herbs and Light by Iulia Iordan, Cartea Copiilor, 2012

  • The Best Romanian Children’s Book of the Year Award

    in the Ready to Print Gala:

2015 – Miss Day-After-Tomorrow and the Game of Time by Adina Rosetti, Curtea Veche, 2014