Category Archives: Olivia Lomenech Gill

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Olivia in France

Working in lockdown is OK for most artists who are used to working at home anyway. For those with children it’s tougher. How nice it would be to have more time to spend with the children anyway, but working at … Continue reading

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A History of Magic, in Tokyo

How pleasing during lockdown! To have a definite date in the diary. The work of Jim Kay and Olivia Lomenech Gill will be travelling to Tokyo with the exhibition of A History of Magic which was first seen at the … Continue reading

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Medusa

We are thrilled that Olivia Lomenech Gill has been commissioned by Bloomsbury to illustrate Jessie Burton’s latest YA novel. She is the perfect person to illustrate Jessie’s interpretation of this important story. More in The Bookseller.

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Kate Greenaway Medal

Many thanks to Jeffrey Alan Love for his stunning work on the illustrated Norse Myths, and to Olivia Lomenech Gill for hers on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Both now longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal.

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Poetry book covers

Olivia Lomenech Gill has a particular interest in poetry – and I think her covers show that.

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Harry Potter Book Night – and animated ebooks

Olivia Lomenech Gill and Jim Kay will both be at Waterstones in Piccadilly on Thursday evening (1st Feb 2018) to celebrate Harry Potter. Here is Olivia’s dragon from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and there’s much more of … Continue reading

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Olivia at Mainstreet Trading and in Belford

Mainstreet Trading is one of the best bookshops in Scotland and at 7.00 on 6th December they are hosting an event where Olivia Lomenech Gill will be talking about her work. This will include images from Fantastic Beasts and Where … Continue reading

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Fantastic Beasts – on BBC Countryfile

Olivia Lomenech Gill was interviewed by the BBC programme Countryfile for the “Autumn Special”. Her she is, talking about her work in general but also about Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Start at 13.18 minutes.

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

I understand that J K Rowling quickly assembled the book we know as Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them as a generous way of raising funds for Comic Relief. It was initially¬†a relatively modest book but with the addition … Continue reading

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The Graphorn at the British Library

Two pieces of Olivia Lomenech Gill’s work for the new edition of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find them will also be included in the exhibition opening at the British Library today. This very handsome Graphorn (above) and also her … Continue reading

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