Sunnylands Elizabeth Zunon Interview

Elizabeth Zunon is an illustrator who depicts a multicultural world through her art. She was born in Albany, New York, and grew up in the Ivory Coast, West Africa. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration from the Rhode Island School of Design.

Bearden and Collage
In this video, Elizabeth Zunon discusses her connection to Romare Bearden and, through a demonstration, she explains the basics of collage and offers tips and ideas on how to create one.
Illustrating Bearden’s Life
In this video, Elizabeth Zunon gives us an inside look into the process of illustrating a children’s book and how she used her own style to pay homage to Bearden’s life and artistic legacy.
In this interview, Elizabeth Zunon discusses her upbringing, her style in portraying diverse characters and her work as an illustrator.

Interview courtesy of Sunnylands

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