Anna and Elena Balbusso are an internationally recognised and multiple award winning team of artists, from Milan, Italy. Since 1998 the twin sisters have been creating captivating artwork, which has been published throughout the world by major international publishers. The prestigious Norman Rockwell Museum (USA) included the Balbusso Twins in their list of illustrators of The Decade 2010 - to present. Art critic Steven Heller described their work as, “enticingly Renaissance and eerily new wave.”
The Balbusso Twins have received more than 70 international awards, including the Los Angeles Society of Illustrators’ Joseph Morgan Henninger Award, the Gold Medal Gosee Award for Illustration in 2018, The V&A Illustration Awards - best book of The Victorian and Albert Museum London. Also, for three consecutive years they received the Gold Medal in the book category of the New York Society of Illustrators Awards.