BIOGRAPHY

Valentina Catto is an Italian illustrator. Born in Turin, she studied art at the Università degli Studi di Torino, graduating with a degree in Film Studies. She has lived in New York and London, where she produced artwork for theatre posters, stop-motion animations and concept art.

In 2017 she returned to Turin and currently works as cover designer for Golem Edizioni. 

In 2020 she has illustrated The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë for the prestigious Folio Society.

She has been shortlisted for the World Illustration Awards (2018) and the AOI Poster Prize for Illustration (2019).

Her artwork is inspired by dark fairy tales and poetry and is created with a mix of digital collage and digital drawing and painting.