After studying design and communication at the Politecnico University of Milan, Valentina Russello became visual designer, art director and illustrator for important italian news papers like Corriere della sera and Il sole 24 ore but also for many famous fashion firmas like Ermenegildo Zegna.

Two years ago she started to work at the project Matsu-o.

Her objective is to discover the hidden aspects of world and people through the artistic creation. Japan is for Valentina an important source of inspiration and red ist he colour on which she concentrates more her attention.

She teaches at the Academy of Arts in Milan and since May 2011 is vicepresident of the Italian illustrators association. Last year she founded the Studio Dispari communication agency.

Opening: Tuesday, 07.5. at 6 p.m