Fernando Cobelo
Zanichelli's 2020 dictionaries

Science & Technology

Commissioned | Professional

Why did you make this work:
The theme behind the illustration was to consider the dictionary as a mean to discover new places, new people and new cultures, as if it was a window, a door or a place you can go to get a general view of something bigger.

How was the illustration used:
The illustrations were used on the covers of Zanichelli's new line of dictionaries for 2020.

How did you make this work:
The illustrations were done with digital media.

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Turin, Italy

Fernando Cobelo is an award-winning illustrator born in Venezuela and based in Italy, where he works with visual metaphors and essential images. His clients include The New York Times, Google, Penguin Random House, Walt Disney Studios, Corriere della Sera, UNICEF, Vanity Fair, Lavazza, WePresent, Lonely Planet, Zanichelli, Swatch, Barilla, National Chamber of Italian Fashion, among others.