beautiful visuals: Elena Xausa

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Well, for those who wondered I took the whole month off and I’m backpacking trough Bolivia and Chile with two friends. These countries are truly mind blowing and I’m constantly...

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Latest for @icon_panorama! And btw I’m off to Chile now and soon I’ll be rejoined with my berlin soulmates @lilievongruen @josemdelano

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Make children read books and let them give a look. Now on @lesechosweekend #2dmmanagement

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Make children read books and let them give a look. Now on @lesechosweekend #2dmmanagement

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The tiniest illustrations I ever made for one of the coolest client I ever dreamt of. #mcsweeneys cover by Jesse Jacobs

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Little crop of a draft for a "Venezia è un Podcast”: tales from the city of Venice, from its real dwellers. A project by @associazionecloser https://www.spreaker.com/show/venezia-e-un-podcast

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A while ago, @yoox Chinese corner! Thanks @2dmmanagement !

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Last one, from #thombrowne fashion show AW2018 for @matches_man

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Origami of a #vetementsparis FW18 outfit for @matches_man. #2dmmanagement

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Origami serie for @matches_man goes on. This time it's a @fendi look from their AW18 show in Milan.

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Illustration for @lemondefr about @buzzfeed France. The website denounces cases of sexual harassment in France and in French TV. (I’m not such a big fan of hashtags but i guess it’s...

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Tiny homage to Samuel Beckett for @icon_panorama #2dmmanagement

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My take on #WalesBonner's #AW18 collection for @matches_man! Deconstruction of an outfit from the London fashion show. Thanks @2dmmanagement!

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Break the rules of setting up the table with these unbreakable Desert Grays plates. You can find them at #TheCreativeSpot at @fidenzavillage by @rossana_orlandi! #FidenzaVillage #plate...

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King Kong, and a dog, and a cat, and a rooster decide to go to @fidenzavillaged to live without owners and become musicians there! This is my take on Town musicians of Bremen.. oops...

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“Discovering a crossword's theme is often half the fun of solving. And once you nail one answer in a puzzle's theme, figuring out the other long answers is usually much easier.” —...

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Go solve it! https://www.nytimes.com/guides/crosswords/how-to-solve-a-crossword-puzzle @nytimes

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The Saturday crossword is actually the hardest puzzle of the week. Mondays have the most straightforward clues and Saturday clues are the hardest, or involve the most wordplay. Contrary...

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Heteronyms are two or more words that are spelled identically but have different pronunciations and meanings, like “minute” (MIN-it), which is a unit of time, and “minute” (my-NOOT),...

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Rebus crosswords: when you find yourself cursing at the puzzle because none of your expected answers fit, it probably has a rebus element. Great! @nytimes https://www.nytimes.com/guides/crosswords/how-to-solve-a-crossword-puzzle

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“Solving crosswords eliminates worries. They make you a calmer and more focused person.” –Will Shortz, New York Times crossword editor and NPR puzzle master. For @nytimes guide...

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“A crossword puzzle is a battle between the puzzle maker and editor on one side and the solver on the other. But unlike most battles, both sides here have the same goal — for the...

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Aha! moment for @nytimes! https://www.nytimes.com/guides/crosswords/how-to-solve-a-crossword-puzzle Carefully animated by @gattocerber!

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One month ago @nytimes asked me to come up with some ideas to illustrate their guide "how to solve the nyt crosswords". That's the result for the main header. Cubical Puzzle City, built...

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Finally..It's feeding time for my Instagram account! Lately I've been working really hard on this project for @nytimes and their crosswords section! Shouts to @gattocerber for adding...

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It's time to archive you! Bye bye old draft made for for @latriennale and @camuffolab

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More #pajamas, less melodramas. @julipetofficial!

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Feeling blessed at the lower east side. Picture by the lovely @claudiazalla

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Again! Colorful illustrations for McSweeney’s! On Woolly Magazine John Devore’s short story on comfort foods. The story takes place at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino, before it closed...

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Colorful illustrations for McSweeney’s!! On Woolly Magazine John Devore’s short story on comfort foods. The story takes place at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino, before it closed in...

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Colorful illustrations for McSweeney’s!! On Woolly Magazine John Devore’s short story on comfort foods. The story takes place at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino, before it closed in...

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Germany, history and funny facts about this great country. Some small and random details of the latest illustration made for @lesechosweekend.

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Some other random pics from @julipetofficial store in Milan! (Inner thought: Elena, it's 9.30 am. Pleas stop procrastinating on Instagram)

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In @julipet stores..for real! Shine bright tonight!

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Is your reality broken and it doesn't motivate you anymore? on @laparisienne_mag some tips on where to sink into fulfilling gamification in Paris! #2dmmanagement

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Logo for "Venezia è un Podcast”: tales and thoughts on the city of Venice. An italian podcast from La Serenissima, from its citizens and from the transient community of students,...

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Getting ready to leave for #tcbf :)

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#seethewolddifferently: see it through the magic glass eye of #kenzoparfum. Small experiment made with love for #kenzoworld. Endless thanks to @tipsytippy @t_ila and @carlopiro

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The memorable Anteo movie theater is reopening tonite: 10 screening rooms and 2 open air screens This is my illustration to celebrate his new life on #icondesignit....

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Easy peasy lemon squeezer on #kenzoparfums on sketches about being a lady today. #kenzoworld #seetheworldfdifferently #ad

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Summer it's almost over but you should check out this map from @laparisienne_mag. Have a drink in one of these location and catch the last sun rays of the season. #2dmmanagement #laparisienne

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Le Jeu de Pétanque en buvant de la bière. Petit detail of one of the latest illustrations made for @laparisienne_mag #2dmmanagement #laparisienne_mag #petanque #bière

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Huîtres au citron Petit detail of one of the latest illustrations made for @laparisienne_mag #2dmmanagement #oyster

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Pale Mowgli on cork. #sardegna by @go_zia_go

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Illustration for the New York Times Book Review! This time it’s all about "The Chalk Artist” by allegra Goodman. This fiction novel revolves substantially around the personal story...

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Get lost in the wild wild world of @yoox! But be safe and take one of these cute notebooks with you! #yoox #2dmmanagement More picture coming soon! (And eyes are moving by flipping...

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@yoox stickers, the whole set! Together with @sarahmazzetti and @spiroshalaris colorful illustrations! #2dmmanagement #yoox

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Feed your hangover right at @yoox. Once more, exclusive sticker. #yoox #2dmmanagement

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Everything is gonna be ok! Exclusive stickers for @yoox

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No more tears, no more fears! Exclusive stickers for @yoox!

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I’ve been sticking my nose into&onto the world of Yoox . Exclusive stickers for @yoox !

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My cat & The Nightmares Serie are on @rivistastudio They come together with Giordano Tedoldi's article about ninsomnia. More pictures coming soon. #rivistastudio #2dmmanagement...

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#liguria #acquatonica #vitellotonnato @lucidisera

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Some spots illos on @laparisienne_mag #summerinparis #paris #2dmmanagement

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FRIDAY, HECK YES! One of the illustrations made for Re:porter, which is a travel and lifestyle magazine for Canadian Porter Airlines. #flyhigh #canadianporter #2dmmanagement #friday...

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Fresh from my mail box! This is One of the illustrations made for the seasonal booklet of Gürzenich Orchester. #guerzenichorchestra #koeln #koelndom #dome #classicalmusic #orchestra...

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The largest canvas I've ever painted. Realized for @emergency.ong. You can see it in Catania during the national meeting of this great association. On display until June the 25th at...

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Drawing and dreaming of pools. For Jack Piper’s column on Icon Magazine,with a small tribute to David Hockney. #iconmagazine #pools #2dmmanagement #davidhockney #summer #muggyweather

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Fresh tips to dance & drink are waiting for you in Paris newstands. On #laparisienne_mag by #leparisienmagazine! #2dmmanagement

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Illustration for Book Review, The New York Times. John Grisham is best known for his popular legal thrillers. But with his “Camino Island”, out on June, he is taking a vacation...

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The Night Of is an American eight-part crime drama television miniseries. Today Matteo Codignola writes about "detective” series, books and podcasts on Link Idee per la Tv. #hardboiled...

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Dust on dust, seriousness on seriousness, the preview of a preview grazie @alanchies !

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#inchiostrofestival #inchiostrofrstival2017

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Weekend a inchiostro festival! Grazie di cuore ❤️ #inchiostrofestival #alessandria #riccardoguasco

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New illustration for Link Idee per la tv about the new Champions League. Arnaldo Greco writes about supporters commitment, new changes, risks and opportunities for the annual continental...

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"I'm glad to see you back. I thought you were gone forever” Samuel Beckett, the lizard man, waiting for someone on the porch of Teatro la Scala. Stolen palette from Dino Buzzati’s...

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Pimp it out. Loud. #dior #isolamilano

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Once you go black #younevergoback @edizioni_perpetua #screenprint #brutalism #mirror

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This is probably the most featured illustration I did. Now on It’s Nice That's Magazine, Printed Pages. Happy to be featured in this publication that select the very best of their...

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Illustration for the The New Yorker on an article by Jia Tolentino. It’s clear that the personal essay boom is over. But first-person essays began to proliferate several years ago...

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Don Quixote, Op. 35 is a tone poem by Richard Strauss for cello, viola, and orchestra. Small illustrations for the seasonal booklet of Gürzenich Orchester #guerzenichorchestra #donquijote...

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Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy was engaged in a series of travels throughout Europe. He visited England, Austria, Italy, France etc. These travels directly contributed to his compositional...

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This is my small portrait of Marek Janowski. He is one of the great masters of the music of the German tradition. He directed the opening concert of the Kölner Philharmonie in 1986....

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György Ligeti has been described as "one of the most important avant-garde composers in the latter half of the twentieth century" In 1957 Ligeti worked at the studio for electronic...

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Bernd Alois Zimmermann was a West German composer. His work “Musique pour les soupers du Roi Ubu” (a play by Alfred Jerry) consists entirely of quotations from other compositions....

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Paso doble and fruit stick for in Montreal #iconmagazine #2dmmanagement #pasodoble

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Thanks to @vivariogrande to make my three-dimensional wish come true. This is my very first attempt at handmade ceramic. This is “Vermolino”! #handmade #clay #ceramic #riograndepuntoxyz

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After a long period of urban decay, the Porta Nuova district is now undergoing a massive renewal, thanks to the "Progetto Porta Nuova" The project, which has been under construction...

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Timeless Design for Icon Design Talks on April 4-9 @Microsoft House and @Biblioteca Braidense, Milan with Rem Koolhaas e Stefano Boeri, Mario Bellini, Piero Lissoni, Alice Rawsthorn,...

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The architect as a writer. the city as a book where tales and stories by his habitants take place . For Icon Design Talks Guide,in the italian newsstands right now :) Don’t miss...

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First of a series of illustration I’ve made for Icon Design Talks Guide. You can find it in the italian newsstands right now :) Don’t miss Icon Design Talks on April 4-9 @Microsoft...

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Is it worth the trouble or will Barça’s just trip itself? For the new Uno-Due, Identity, I illustrated Steven Forti’s article on Catalunya’s independence. Out now from Uno-Due!...

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Last bite of La Ricetta di Masterchef for #prismomag about #masterchefitalia, words by Francesco Pacifico on http://www.prismomag.com/la-ricetta-di-masterchef/ #foodporn #cover #camera...

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Last bites of La Ricetta di Masterchef for #prismomag about #masterchefitalia, words by Francesco Pacifico on http://www.prismomag.com/la-ricetta-di-masterchef/ #foodporn

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Last bites of La Ricetta di Masterchef for #prismomag about #masterchefitalia, words by Francesco Pacifico on http://www.prismomag.com/la-ricetta-di-masterchef/ #foodporn

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Growing up in Milan,new high hopes! Tnx @lorenzo_k_cianchi

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Why #masterchef judges are always pissing the contenstants off? And why do they act like Oracles? #masterchefitalia #oracle #brunobarbieri #joebastianich #carlocracco #antoninocannavacciuolo

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Again and again, Small animation for #prismomag #masterchefitalia #vitamins #energy

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on http://www.prismomag.com/la-ricetta-di-masterchef/#masterchef #prismo #másterchefitalia #paradox #poltergeist

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for #prismomag about #masterchefitalia on http://www.prismomag.com/la-ricetta-di-masterchef/ #foodporn #banana

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Tasty recipes. illustration for #prismomag about #masterchefitalia on http://www.prismomag.com/la-ricetta-di-masterchef/ #carlocracco #foodporn #paradox

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Another illustration for #prismomag about #masterchefitalia, words by Francesco Pacifico on http://www.prismomag.com/la-ricetta-di-masterchef/ #foodporn

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Is it possible to judge a recipe just watching it on video?Another illustration for #prismomag about #masterchefitalia, words by Francesco Pacifico on http://www.prismomag.com/la-ricetta-di-masterchef/...

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Illustration for #prismomag about #masterchefitalia, words by Francesco Pacifico on http://www.prismomag.com/la-ricetta-di-masterchef/ #mondaymood #firstdayofwork #coffee #coffeetime

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One of the illustrations made for Siemens magazine to present their brand new city management tool. #upperorange #workout #elenaxausa

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One of the illustrations made for Siemens magazine to present their brand new city management tool. #upperorange #workout #elenaxausa

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From D.F. Wallace to Hello Fresh. Gianluca Diegoli writes his thoughts and concerns about online grocery shopping. Illustration on Link Idee Per La TV. #2dmmanagement #onlinegrocery

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Drawing for Jack Piper’s column on Icon Magazine. Samoan Islands are one of the strangest time zones around the world. Time and days are swinging in a dateline paradox. So It’s...

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Go on Xanax, take off and enjoy the flight with enRoute, AirCanada's inflight magazine. One of a series of illustrations about dining etiquette around the world. #aircanada #2dmmanagement...

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Go on Xanax, take off and enjoy the flight with enRoute, AirCanada's inflight magazine. One of a series of illustrations about dining etiquette around the world. #aircanada #2dmmanagement...