alex
graphic
illustration
book design
caricature
sandrus@yandex.ru

Alexander Yakovlev, resident of St.Petersburg, Russia
Specialize in illustrations, cartoons and graphic design

Age 37. Graduated from University of Press in book drawing and design.
Repeatedly participated in Russian and international exhibitions of drawing and caricature.
Member of the Union of Artists of Russia.

2003 – the winner of “Book drawing” nomination ar the International Festival of Arts
“From avant-guard up to now” (St.Petersburg)

2008 – the winner of the national children's literary award “Treasured Dream” (Moscow)

Participant of international competitions of caricature (Italy, Spain, Holland etc)
Caricatures were mentioned by jury:
· XV Eurohumor 2006/2007, Italy
· 24 Biennale internazionale dell'Umorismo nell'Arte, Italy
· International Cartoons Competition Spirito di Vino, Italy

2009 – the winner of the 16th Dutch Cartoon Festival (first prize)

2012 – personal exhibition on VII Saint-Petersburg International Book Salon

As an illustrator collaborated with publishing houses “Zlatoust”, “Detgiz Lycée”, “University”, “Amphora”, “Apriori-Press”, “CompasGid” (Russia), “Adnax Publishing” (England)

Created about 1,000 illustrations for the international project WalkingBible

As a book designer took part in producing over 200 books

Current address and contact details:
Bogatirsky prospect 4/462, St.Petersburg Russia 197348
+ 7 911 836 2110
e-mail: sandrus@yandex.ru


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