14th - 18th October 2016 This new exhibition of Martina Peluso's work includes some of the images she drew, with her paints and brushes, for children's books published by publishers around the world. The exhibition includes work composed for classic tales like Alice in Wonderland, Little Red Riding Hood and The Jungle Book, but also of modern stories, with brave princesses and colourful animals. In addition to the original artworks some of the books published will also be on display.
Martina Peluso was born in Naples (Italy), grew up in between Tuscany and Naples where she studied Art of Printing at the Institute of Art. She moved three years ago to Edinburgh where she now lives. She has worked in all areas of illustration including advertising, packaging, editorial and design. Her artwork has been exhibited throughout the world and she has illustrated several children's books.