Villie Karabatzia

Villie is an illustrator based in Athens,Greece.

She studied illustration at Ornerakis School of Applied Arts.


She is highly interested in fashion illustration, portraits,

book covers, editorial and patterns.


She draws inspiration mostly from the female figure.

She admires women and loves to notice them in everyday life, how they dress,talk, move and feel..

Through her work she tries to explore herself and depict

her own emotions.


Villie is also influenced by fashion, music, movies and dancing.

She draws with different materials and loves experimenting with gouache, acrylic, colored pencils,crayons and digital media.




If you are interested in working with her please get in touch.


Represented by Illozoo

www.illozoo.com

info@illozoo.com

+1-912-631-2164


Or you can contact directly at villiek83@gmail.com





























Awards

2014
«I heART Caprice» , Caprice

Winning entry 1st place, for the '‘I heART Caprice’' competition regarding the design of the collectible package of Caprice tin cans.




Featured/Books


2021
''The CODEX Obscurus'' artbook explores the topic of witches, warlocks through the work of over 140 artists and a major Arcana tarot deck.



2011
'‘The character compendium’' 
Printed in the collective volume , Pictoplasma



Exhibitions


2021

Illustradays Festival/ My work was selected and exhibited among other illustrators at the 1st Illustration festival in Athens, Greece.


2015

Biennal of Illustrations Bratislava (Group), Bratislava Biennial (BIB), Bratislava, Slovakia.



2014

Character Selfie (Group), Pictoplasma, In Berlin and Mexico, at the museum MARCO.



2014

Sardinhas Festas de Lisboa’14 (Group), Millennium bcp Foundation gallery, Lisbon.


2014

I heART Caprice (Group), MArt space, MArt space, Athens, Greece

Winning entry 1st place regarding the design of the collectible package of Caprice tin cans.


2012

To death with a smile (Group), MUMEDI, Design Museum in Mexico, In the historic center of Mexico city.


2011

Draw me a Yeti/Missing link (Group), Pictoplasma, La Gaite Lyrique Museum Exhibition, Paris, La Gaite Lyrique Museum Exhibition

My work was selected and printed in the collective volume '‘The character compendium.’'






















Clients


Little Brown and Company

Neon Squid Books

MacMillan

Usborne Publishing

Arcturus

Highlights Magazine

Auzou Editions

Maverick Books

Pearson Education

Oxford University Press

Pat-a-cake

Yoyo Books

Parragon

Bookwork

Cottage Press

Mollybee

Really Decent Books

Cantata Learning

Iseek

Mibblio