Join us for our fourth session of DRINK&DRAW, hosted by Valerio Vidali and Violeta Lópiz, the amazing illustrator team behind THE FOREST, named one of ten New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books of 2018.
Violeta Lopiz is a Berlin-based Spanish illustrator. She has illustrated numerous books including The Forest (Enchanted Lion Books, 2018), Amigos do Peito (Bruaa, 2014), and Les poings sur les iles (Editions du Rouergue, 2011), which received the CJ Picture Book Award 2011 in the New Books category. She has participated in exhibitions in Spain, Italy, France, Germany, Israel, Turkey, USA, Japan, Korea, and more. El Cultural, the supplement of El Mundo, considers her one of the top ten names of contemporary Spanish illustration. Her work can be found in bookstores, streets, fairs, newspapers, and the thousands of notebooks that she leaves scattered around.
Valerio Vidali is an Italian illustrator of children's books. His book Jemmy Button (Templar/Candlewick, 2013), co-authored with Jennifer Uman, was selected by the New York Times as one of the 10 Best Illustrated Books of 2013.
Be sure to bring your own artist tools (pencils, watercolors, paper, etc.) and we'll supply the rest. Presented by Enchanted Lion Books - an independent, family-owned children's book publisher based in Brooklyn.
Tickets for this event are $5 and can be found on our eventbrite page by clicking here. Tickets are limited, so grab yours fast!