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Marina and Annalisa Durante finalists at the Global Illustration Award

Almost time to announce the winner of the Global Illustration Award, one of the most prestigious competition for illustrators from all over the world!
Marina and Annalisa Durante are already among the ten finalists for the Scientific Illustration Category with their sea poster "Cetaceans" and among the twenty finalists for the Advertisement & Editorial Illustration Category with their "Fruit Candy Box".
The proclamation will take place at Frankfurter Buchmesse on Wednesday 11th October.
Don't miss it!


New look for MIA!

Work in progress...Milan Illustrations Agency is renewing its website: are you ready for the new look?


Frankfurt Book Fair 2017

Save the Date!
Frankfurt Book Fair is fast approaching...Less then one month to the big event!
From 11 to 15 October 2017 MIA will be at Hall 3.0 H 105 looking for your visit!


Raffaella Ligi Illustrator of the month!

Raffaella Ligi has been chosen as Illustrator of the month by! Have a look at her magical portfolio at:…/id=…/slideshow/pag=1/


A new collaboration begins: seeking new challenges in Usa!

You can now find a selection of our illustrators’ works on Directory of Illustration, the most popular American web portal of illustrations from all over the world!


Elisa Moriconi Award

Elisa Moriconi has been announced one of the ten finalists in Talenthouse contest!
The best illustration will be used by Warner Bros to promote its new movie King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. 
Congratulations Elisa!!…/submissions


Award for Fabiano Fiorin

The Big Book of Big Animals published by Usborne and illustrated by Fabiano Fiorin has been voted for children of Basque Schools as one of thier favourite book of the year. The Navarra Federation of Ikastolas organises the annual JUUL Campaign to foster the love of reading and to give awards and recognition to the most-voted illustrators and authors.
Congratulations Fabiano!


Emanuela Bussolati Award

Emanuela Bussolati winner of the career prize assigned by AI-Associazione Autori di Immagini, Annual 2017, Bologna Children s Book Fair.

Congratulations Emanuela!!


Bologna Children s Book Fair 2017

One week to go!!
From 3 to 6 April you can visit us at Hall 25 stand B50.
Looking forward to seeing you at the biggest Italian traditional event of the year!


London Book Fair 14-16 March 2017

If you are planning on visiting the London Book Fair and would like to arrange a meeting or go for a coffee to discuss your projects with us please do not hesitate to get in touch. We look forward to hearing from you!


Season s Greetings and best wishes for the New Year!

MIA wishes all of you a Merry Christmas and a fabulous New Year!!


Valeria Frustaci and Arianna Nicora new portfolios!

Check out Valeria Frustaci and Arianna Nicora new portfolios and enjoy their creative and playful imagery and style! 


Frankfurt Book Fair countdown

The countdown for Frankfurt Book Fair has just started...Only two weeks left! Come and visit us at Hall 3.0 stand H105 from 19 to 23 October 2016!


Golden Turtle Award 2016

Congratulations to Marina Durante for the First Prize Graphic Animal in Nature Category within Golden Turtle, the international contest of naturalistic art and photography held in Moscow.


Save the date!

Almost ready for Frankfurt Book Fair 2016!

From 19 to 23 October MIA will be at Hall 3.0 stand H105 full of energy, illustrations and news!! We look forward to seeing you there!


Happy holidays!

MIA wishes everyone happy holidays, full of creativity and books!!
See you in September!


Frankfurt Book Fair 2016

Few months left to the traditional appointment of Frankfurt Book Fair! From 19 to 23 October you will find us at Hall 3.0 stand H105. If you want to show us your portfolio on that occasion just email us to schedule a meeting. See you there!!


Marina Durante OASIS Award 2016

Congratulations to Marina Durante for the First Prize Birds Category and Third Prize Other Animals Category in the National contest of naturalistic drawing organized by AITN and Oasis magazine!


MIA at Bologna Book Fair 2016

We can meet at Bologna Children's Book Fair from 4th to 7th April at Hall 25 B50. We look forward to seeing you!


Manola Caprini Illustrator of the Month!

Manola Caprini has been chosen as Illustrator of the Month by!
Congratulations Manola!!!


Rebecca Lisotta AI Award

Silver Prize Comics Category for Rebecca Lisotta image conceived for the graphic novel "The Treasure Island".

The prizegiving will take place at Bologna Children’s Book Fair during the presentation of AI Annual 2016. Don't miss it!


Getting ready for Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2016!

Come tutti gli anni Mia sarà presente alla fiera del libro per ragazzi a Bologna. Gli illustratori interessati a collaborare con l'agenzia possono contattarci per richiedere un appuntamento e far visionare il proprio portfolio presso lo stand Hall 25 B50.

As every year, Mia will be present at Bologna Children's Book Fair. Those illustrators willing to show us their portfolio can set up an appointment by contacting us. See you at Hall 25 B50!


New entries!

We welcome Linda Bronson and Davide Ortu to MIA's team! Have a look at their imaginative and vibrant portfolios and enjoy!


Tolkien s World: A Colouring Book by Mauro Mazzara and Andrea Piparo

Tolkien s World: A Colouring Book illustrated by Mauro Mazzara and Andrea Piparo has now been published by Octopus Publishing Group. A new fantastic book for fantasy lovers which we are sure is going to be not only an original Christmas gift but also a best seller!


Pop-up Haunted House illustrated by Fabiano Fiorin on French Tv!

Pop-up Haunted House, published by Usborne, demonstrated on French Tv at La Chaîne Info. Congratulations to our illustrator Fabiano Fiorin for his great job!


MIA Illustrators Go China!

An exciting and challenging new collaboration between Milan Illustration Agency and Intenational Information Content Industry Association begins!


Frankfurt Book Fair 2015

MIA will be present at the Frankfurt Book Fair 14-18 October 2015, Hall 3.0 stand H105. We look forward to seeing you there!


Happy holidays

MIA wishes everyone happy holidays!!



MIA is very happy to welcome some new talented illustrators into the team: Andrea Piparo, Bruna Poetini, Gianni Tacconella, Giulio Peranzoni, Marga Biazzi, Mattia Simeoni, Michele Bizzi, Partizia Manfroi, Rebecca Lisotta. Have a look at their personal portfolios to see their wonderful creations!


Mia at Bologna Book Fair 2015

We can meet at the Bologna Book Fair March 30th - April 2nd 2015 - Hall 25 b /50 - We look forward to seeing you.




Frankfurt Book Fair 2014

You can find us at the Frankfurt Book Fair from the 8th of October to the 12th of October in Hall 3.0 stand H103. Hope to see you there.


Illustration of the week!

Each Monday we will choose the illustration of the week as our cover photo on our facebook page!!! Come and check it out:



MIA wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!!!


Mia Award

November: Good news for Mia .....


Facebook Page

Hello everyone!!! We are on facebook now so please visit us and like our page!!!


Frankfurt Book Fair 2013

We will be attending the Frankfurt Book Fair in October. You will find us at the stand 3.0H105. If you want to book an appointment just email us!!



Hello everybody!!! If you want to contact us just email us at: Enjoy our website!!


London Book Fair

See you at the London Book Fair next week! Please send me an email if you want to book an appointment.


MIA at Bologna Book Fair

We can meet at the Bologna Book Fair March 25th - March 28th 2013 - Hall 25 b /50 - We look forward to see you.


Lorenzo Orlandi

Have a look at the new historical illustrations by Lorenzo Orlandi. They are detailed illustrations introducing different historical eras to a young age group.



MIA is happy to welcome ALISTAR, a very talented and versatile illustrator onto the team. Do have a look at her portfolio and we are sure you will agree.


Frankfurt Book Fair

MIA will be present again at the Frankfurt Book Fair from Wednesday 11th October until Sunday 14th October. We will be in Hall 3.0 H 367 See you all in Frankfurt!!


Isabel Return

MIA is happy to announce the return of 3 brilliant illustrators, Isabel Taylor, Belinda Worsley and Lorenzo Orlandi. We look forward to illustrating lots of wonderful books with them as we did in the past. Have a look at their personal portfolios and we are sure you will be inspired!!