HEY SKY, I'M ON MY WAY: AN ILLUSTRATED BOOK ABOUT INFLUENTIAL WOMEN
Artist Ilu Ros has a dual Bachelor’s Degrees in Fine Arts and Media Communication from the University of Granada, Spain. She enjoys experimenting in several artistic disciplines. Her artistic references are diverse, including contemporary artists such as Bill Viola, Tracey Emin, Louise Bourgeois, and Egon Schiele.
Ilu loves watching and drawing people, imagining and reimagining their daily lives. Most of Ilu’s drawings and paintings are made with watercolor, graphite, ink, markers, and acrylics, on paper. These are the tools that allow her to work quickly, catching the spontaneity of the elements and people she wants to draw.
Ros currently lives in London, England where she works as a freelancer. She is working on several projects including I live in a Council Flat, about the Council Blocks in London and surrounding boroughs, and has completed her first illustrated book, Hey Sky I’m On My Way: A Book About Influential Women.
Hey Sky, I'm on My Way: An Illustrated Book About Influential Women
ISBN: 978-0999294383 (paperback)
ISBN: 978-0999294338 (hardcover)
Hey Sky, I’m On My Way is a book featuring influential women throughout history. In this gorgeously illustrated book artist Ilu Ros takes readers on a journey spanning several centuries. Some of the featured women are well-known, some women are lesser-known. Their stories are transformative and intensely moving. The courageous and trailblazing women profiled in Hey Sky I’m On My Way include figures like Amelia Earhart, Frida Kahlo, Rosa Parks, Malala Yousafzai, Angela Davis and Valentina Tereshkova and more. From human rights activists to athletes and artists, and from scientists and pioneers in medicine to some of the world’s greatest explorers and risk takers, Ilu Ros shares the great women who inspire her.