Foto profilo sitoweb


Martina Pagnanini was born in Jesi (AN) in 1977, lived and worked between Civitanova Marche and Rome, where in 2001 she graduated with honors (v.110/110 e lode) in Painting at the Academy of Fine Arts.

She combined the knowledge of graphic art with fashion design abilities. She attended with honors an annual postgraduate course, the Ars in Fabula Master in Illustration for Publishing (v.110/110 e lode) A/A 2012-13, that’s the first license granted by the Ministry of University and Research for the illustrator profession, activated by the Academy of Fine Arts in Macerata.

Her works have been exhibited in national and international locations and have earned several awards. In 2014 she became associate member of the Association of Authors of Images. Her  illustrations have been selected for the ‘Annual 2014 published by the Association, in the same year she exhibited at the Children’s Book Fair in Bologna at the exhibition “Readers of paper”, held at the Pad.33 (22 – March 27, 2014 ).

She is selected for the Annual 2015, Annual 2016 which will be presented at the next Children’s Book Fair in Bologna and  she was among the participants of the “Boot Camp 2015″ organized by the prestigious US Agency Lilla Rogers.  


2016 “Imagined Emotions” - Solo Exhibition, Villa Murri (FM)

2014 “Readers of paper” – Exhibition Pad.33(22 – March 27, 2014 ) Children’s Book Fair in Bologna

2011 “Face doesn’t lie” - Festival PopSophia, Solo Exhibition of Textile Art to the Art Gallery Contemporaneamente Arte, Civitanova Marche (MC) – Catalogue

2010 “Time Machine” - Artist’s Book, Collective Exhibition, Sforza’s Palace, Civitanova Marche (MC) – Catalogue

2010 “More Space” – Installation, Cartacanta Graphic Fest, Civitanova Marche (MC)

2010 “Humanz – X_MartICONS” – Double/Solo Exhibition to the Art Gallery Contemporaneamente Arte, Civitanova Marche (MC) – Catalogue

2009 “I Love My Poster” - Artist’s Book, Cartacanta Festival Expo’, Collective Exhibition, Civitanova Marche (MC) – Catalogue

2009 “MUSAE/Urban Museum of Emerging Art” – Painting Exhibition, Ruffo’s Castle, Scilla (RC)

2009 ” MUSAE/Urban Museum of Emerging Art” – Painting Exhibition, Pietra di Montecorvino, Ducal Palace (Fg)

2009 “Artists In Gallery” – Live Painting, The Gallery Coffee and Shop, Civitanova Marche (MC) 
⋅ 2009 “Mi-Manifesto” – Performance of Poster Art, Mac-Contemporary Art Events, Ancona

2009 “Mixed Inspirations” – Solo Exhibition, Atelier dell’ Arco Amoroso, Ancona

2008 “Mixed Inspirations 1998-2008″ - Solo Exhibition, Church of San Silvestro, Osimo (An)

2006 “Young Creatives” – Exhibition of Emerging Artists, Camerata Palace, Ancona – Catalogue

2006 “Prize: Happy Birthday Andersen!” – Book Illustrations, Midgard Publishing House, Special Jury Mention for Illustration, Perugia

2003 “Syrius Vega” - Solo Exhibition, Town Hall Palace, Montecosaro (MC)

2003 ” Biennial of Young Artists from Europe and Mediterranean “ – International Exhibition, Selected for Painting Pavilion at Antonis Tritsis Park of Athens – Catalogue

2003 “Wild Wind” – Book Illustrations , Museum of Trot Publishing House, Civitanova Marche (MC)

2000 “The Warrior of Capestrano” - International Contemporary Art Competition, Second Classified, The Civitella Archaeological Complex of Chieti – Catalogue

1999 “Artisti marchigiani” – Collective Exhibition, Exhibition Palace of Esine (Bs) – Catalogue

1998 “Biennial of Young Artists From The Marche “ – First Classified, Sforza’s Palace, Civitanova Marche (MC) – Catalogue