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BALBUSSO TWINS WON THE PRESTIGIOUS STEVAN DOHANOS AWARD, SOCIETY OF ILLUSTRATORS NYC

Wonderful news! We have won the prestigious Stevan Dohanos Award of the Society of Illustrators of New York with our art “The Blood of Eden”, best in this year's members show “Drawn to the Music”. Thank you so much to the Curator Leslie Cober-Gentry, to the Jury of the Society of Illustrators! Thank you so much for this honor. We are very grateful and we want to share this award with all our fans. This award encourages us to continue our own research and improve. The Stevan Dohanos Award, named in honor of the Federal office muralist and American painter, honors the best piece in the show. We join a list of wonderful illustrators from the past years: Leigh Grant, Ted Lewin, James Bennett, Lisa Falkenstern, Rafal Olbinski, Robert E. McGinnis, Al Lorenz, Jonathan Bouw,Jerry Pinkney, Gregory Manchess, Kam Mak, Joe Ciardiello, Mark Stutzman, Chad Wallace, Stephen Gardner, Guy Billout, Jason Raish, Stephen Kroninger, Bil Donovan, Anna and Elena Balbusso

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99 Italian Illustrators Exhibition Torino Graphic Days

Balbusso Twins participate with their artwork “The women City” (from the multi-award winning book “The Handmaid’s Tale” by Margaret Atwood, Folio Society uk) at the 99 Italian Illustrators, exhibition curated by ILLUSTRI Association, part of the Torino Graphic Days festival organized by Print Club Torino entirely dedicated to visual design. Four days with a full calendar of events and meetings that will make Torino the capital of the italian visual communication.

 

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NEW BALBUSSO TWINS PRINTS SHOPS: SOCIETY6 and INPRNT

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SOCIETY6 Balbusso Twins Italian Design Shop online

Dear friends! We are glad to announce – finally – that our artwork is available for sale as a variety of products through SOCIETY6! Society6 is an online marketplace, when you buy a product, Society6 produce it! Please visit society6.com/balbussotwins . If you're a fan of Folio Society Illustrated books: Eugene Onegin, Pride and Prejudice, Handmaids’ Tale, The Queen of Spades and other Stories, Balbusso Twins Design accessories are available on Society6 Shop. You can buy our fine art prints and other beautiful products: tote bags, t-shirts, mugs, pillows, phone cases, wall art.

Balbusso mentioned by the Norman Rockwell Museum USA

The Norman Rockwell Museum (Stockbridge, USA) introduced a new illustration history which provides an rich resource for fans, collectors, and scholars. Anna and Elena Balbusso name has been mentioned among the illustrators of The Decade 2010-present (www.illustrationhistory.org section: Time Periods page 2). There is also our illustration, The Witch of Duva (Tor.com). It is a great honor, Thank you so much! The website includes capsule summaries of each period of illustration, starting in the Paleolithic, and going all the way through the 20th century decade by decade. Some of the major names in illustration are featured with bios and sample images.

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