Roberta Bridda born in Belluno (Italy) on 1975.
From 2003 she lives and works in Barcelona, Spain.
Graduated at Architecture University of Venice with a final work on Contemporary Art History with the title “Born of Artist’s Book in Italy”, she followed courses of graphic and web-design, artist’s book, illustration, binding, etching and printing techniques in Venice, Barcelona and Berlin.
She regularly partecipates in illustration and artist’s book expositions and fairs in Italy and Spain.
From 2005 she’s been working like free-lance illustrator and teaching experimental edition anb binding (Escola Massana, Summer Couses Rosa Sensat, Universidad de Barcelona, Centro Cívico Cotxeres, Centre Cos, Casa Elizalde, Centros Cívicos Granollers, Escola d’Art Pau Gargallo, Ilboscoblu Estudio …).
She organized work-shops, expositions and courses of illustrated and artist’s book.
She’s been publishing children’s illustrated books in Spain (for Cruïlla, SM, Bromera, Anaya, Cadí, Planeta…) and little handmade editions.
Finalist in competition “Illustratore dell’anno 2016”, Calendario Città del sole, Italy, May 2015
Third place in competition “Tocca a te! 2015” (in two category: “Best Italian Book” and “Didactic Book”) with the handmade book “Papu and Filo”, Reggio Emilia, Italy, June 2015
Award of Honour with the handmade book “Virus” in the Competition y Exposition “Libri fatti a mano”, Pieve Santo Stefano, Arezzo, Italy, April 2014
Winner of the poster competition “Terrassa amb l’Associacionisme Femení”, Ajuntamiento de Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain, 2005
Prize “Giorgio Teardo Pere su Carta IV Edizione”, Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venezia, Italy, 2002
Prize “Stupor Sensibile” with the handmade book “Ricordi Addosso”, competition Libri mai mai visti, Ravenna, Italy, 2001