Pedro Covo is an award-winning artist from Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. He studied visual arts at Javeriana University in Bogotá and has worked for several magazines and companies in Colombia and abroad, including Euro Disney, Der Spiegel, the Historia channel, Detroit Business, Revue long cours, Semana, El Tiempo and others. He works with mixed media techniques using ink, oils, watercolours, digital paint and more, and his figurative artwork is characterised by a unique combination of realism and abstractness. In 2017 he collaborated with the author of several award-winning children’s and educational books Margriet Ruurs for the illustrations on “The Elephant Keeper“.
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