Luisa Rivera is a London-based artist and illustrator originally from Santiago, Chile. She has worked with clients such as The New York Times, Modern Farmer, Tule, Environment 360, Air Canada and many more others. she has published four picture books, the most recent one being La Pimpinela Escarlala. It was published by Penguin Random House, Spain in 2016.
Luisa in an illustrator who weaves into her illustrations a strong themed narrative of folk culture, history and mythologies that tell enchanting stories.
She uses water based paints to paint female figures at the core of her illustrations, showing them as they assimilate with their physical world and also the spirituality inherent in it.
photo credit: Louisa