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  • Masha Manapov

    Phone: +43 699 192 36 477

    Phone: +44 7982710811

    Languages: English, Russian, Hebrew


    Born in Baku, Azerbaijan in 1982, raised in Israel as for now reside in Bristol, UK

    Professional profile

    10 years experience as a versatile and creative graphic designer and illustrator with a diverse skill set. Driven and dedicated, I thrive in a creative challenging environment where initiative and innovation are required.

    Education– 2003-2008

    Bezalel, Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem. B.DES First degree of Visual Communication department’s alumni. Specializing in illustration and printed media

    Work Experience (shorten version)

    since 2008 / Working as a full time freelance designer and illustrator on worldwide commission projects. Specializing in illustration for magazines, newspapers, children books, packaging and print products.


    since 2o16 / Illustrating a children’s book written by me that is about to be published in Enchanted Lion in winter 2019

    since 2o16 / “The tiny print” Illustrate environmental project granted by the Israeli national lottery

    2015 / Broken telephone | My first animation that was created for ”Broken Telephone” project. The project assembled 20 creators from different disciplines – music, spoken word, theater, dance and animation

    2014 / The Who, the What and the When book | Chronicle Books

    2013 / Old shoes of Mr. Minasa, illustrated children’s book

    2011 / Artist residency program at Casa Velázquez, Madrid, Spain


    Grants and prizes

    2015 / Grant for creative project given by the Israeli national lottery to outstanding illustrators

    2014 / Creative Quarterly 35 – Winner

    2014-2012 / Israeli museum, Ben-Yitzhak honorable mention for best illustrations in children’s book

    2014 / 3×3 pro show, honorable mention

    2013 / 3×3 pro show, cover illustration – Merit

    2013 / Sintra, World Press Cartoon – Runner up

    2013 / Nami Concurs, Special Prize – Golden medal


    Group Exhibitions 

    2014 / Ben-Yitzhak award, Israel museum. Jerusalem

    2014 / I’m from here, Beit Ariela, Tel Aviv

    2014 / Playing at the Design Museum, Holon

    2014 / Illustration Nation, Artists House, Tel Aviv

    2013 / Temperament, Hanina Gallery, Tel Aviv

    2013 / la culture, Maze 9, Tel Aviv

    2013 / World Press Cartoon exhibition, Sintra museum of modern art, Portugal

    2013 / International Children’s Book Festival, Nami Island

    2013 / Discovering Israel: 25 illustrators on display, Island of San Servolo, Venice

    2012 / Journey of Dreams, old Jaffa museum, Tel-Aviv

    2011 / Is this from IKEA?, Cliff Gallery Netanya

    2010 / Temporary name #2, Kastiel Gallery, Tel-Aviv

    2010 / This is mine education, Art in general gallery, New York




    2014 / The Who, the What and the When | Chronicle books

    2014 / Classic Patterns and Modern Patterns Sendpoints 

    2014 / Novum magazine

    2014 / dpi magazine

    2014 / Uppercase magazine

    2014 / Zupi magazine

    365 awesome designers, Design work life, Ffffound, Omami, Illustrators lounge, Ape on the moon, Art fuls, By far, El Pais online, Ha pinkas and more.

  • Active Beauty / dm

    Agam Publishing

    B&C Holding

    Boston Globe

    Büro Meisinger

    Café Hillel


    Columns Magazine

    der Standard

    Diabetic Living

    Die Weltwoche

    Dogs Magazin

    Einayim Magazine


    Eltern Family

    Enchanted Lion publishing

    FC Gloria

    Festspiele Magazin


    G+J Verlag

    Graphische Gestaltung im Erdgeschoss

    Haaretz Group: Haaretz Newspaper (Israel’s oldest daily newspaper)



    Johns Hopkins Magazine

    JN Fund

    Marker Week


    Morgen Magazin

    Nekudat Maga

    NZZ am Sonntag

    New York Times

    O the Oprah Magazin

    Resling Publishing

    RG Verlag

    Rhode Island Monthly

    Sholdan & Comp.

    STERN Gesundheit

    Ströck Brot

    The Independent

    The Marker Newspaper



    Wired UK

    Zero Theatre

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