2022 edition winner

The French illustrator Alice Ourghalian , is the winner of the 2022 ARS IN FABULA Grant awarded each year to a young illustrator under the age of 30, selected for the Illustrators Exhibition of the Bologna Children's Book Fair.

Alice Ourghalian is currently attending the Ecole Estienne in Paris where she is studying illustration. She loves children’s book, but also in graphic design and comics.

The winner chosen by a jury made up of the course lecturers, is given a free place on the ARS IN FABULA - Master Degree Course in Illustration for Publishing, during which the selected artist will work on a book project assigned by one of the course publishing partners.

The initiative, promoted by ARS IN FABULA, a higher education institute directly involved in the field of high education and promotion of children's books in collaboration with Bologna Children's Book Fair, aims to sustain and train new talent through a postgraduate illustration course.