Guilherme Karsten

Guilherme lives in Blumenau, southern Brazil. In 2010, he won a national contest for new children’s books illustrators, and has been working with editorial illustrations since. His first book, as author and illustrator, « Ride », won the honorable mention at the the 2017 Serpa International Picturebook Prize (organized by Planeta Tangerina, Portugal) and his work is now published in over 10 languages, by publishers such as Tate publishing, Thames & Hudson, Seuil/La Martiniere, Edelvives, Kalandraka, Companhia Das Letras and Harper Collins Brazil.  He also develops projects for the fashion and graphic design industries.