Illustration of Eva Dominelli

Eva Dominelli (she/her) is an Illustrator, Animator, and Visual Artist living in Vancouver, BC, which is located on the unceded territories and traditional lands of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

In 2017, she graduated from Emily Carr University of Art + Design with a BFA in Illustration. Currently, Eva focuses on editorial illustration, print design, personal watercolours, and animation. She has also self-published several artist’s books, including her acclaimed 2020 zine, “Things Men Say to Me at Work,” which won Broken Pencil’s Art Zine of the Year award. In 2022, Eva received a nomination for Video Director of the Year from the Western Canadian Music Awards.

Eva’s artistry draws inspiration from her experiences, observations, dreams, and her deep appreciation for vintage children’s picture books. Using watercolour and gouache, her paintings blend social commentary and enigmatic narratives created from her personal myths and motifs, inviting viewers into her vivid visual world.

Awards & Honours

Applied Arts Illustration Awards 2023
Shoe-String Budget Motion-Animation – God Complex

Western Canadian Music Awards 2022
Nominated for Video Director of the Year

Women Build BC T-Shirt Design Contest 2021
1st Place

American Illustration 40 2021
Archive Winner

Broken Pencil Zine Awards 2020
Best Art Zine

Selected Clients

Feels Zine / Montecristo Magazine / Discorder Magazine / SAD Magazine / Still Moon Art Society / Capilano University / Madelyn Read / Jo Passed / Only A Visitor / Gentle Party / Buckman Coe