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Flávia Bomfim


Flávia Bomfim (Brazil) is also an illustrator. She has organized in Salvador the Festival of Illustration and Expanded Literature (FILEXPANDED) since 2013 – promoting discussion instances on illustrated literature and visual culture. Flávia created book covers for several Brazilian publishers, worked withr Le Monde Diplomatique and Folha de Sao Paulo, as well as international magazines. She is especially interested in the illustrated book and has founded the Continuous Movement publishing house. Currently Flávia collaborates with the illustrator Maguma in the FLAMA project of collective creation. In 2021 she received the Green Island Award from Nami Concours in Korea and in 2023 she was selected to Bologna Illustrators Exhibition and one of her books received a Special Mention by BolognaRagazzi Awards.