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Julia Gukova
Юлия Гукова

Born in Moscow in 1961.

Graduated from Krasnopresnenskaya Visual Arts School (Vitaly Komar’s class). Studied painting and graphics with Alice Poret (Pavel Filonov’s disciple), Nikolay Popov, Sofia Gannushkina.

In 1984 graduated from the Moscow State University of Printing Arts under Vladimir Ryvchin, Dmitry Bisti, Andrey Vasnetsov. Her graduation work – illustrations to Shakespeare's The Midsummer Night Dream – was published by Arkady Troyanker at Kniga Publishing House. Attended a famous russian book designer Mikhail Anikst’s classes.

Julia Gukova illustrated over forty books in Russia and abroad. Works as an illustrator for various Russian and international magazines.

Member of Graphic Section of the Union of Moscow Artists. Member of International Association of Plastic Arts, UNESCO.

As an artist she participated in animation film projects and computer games. Also works as an easel painting artist.

Recipient of many national and international awards and prizes for her graphic works.

Her works can be found in private collections in Russia, Belgium, Luxembourg, Spain, Italy, Canada, Germany, Japan

Official site: www.gukova.ru

Bibliography

The Magic Land Of Oz by L.F.Baum. Rozovyj Zhiraf. Moscow. 2012
The Wizard Of Oz by L.F.Baum. Rozovyj Zhiraf. Moscow. 2012
Koschey and Yagda, or Apples from Heaven by Marina Vishnievetskaya. Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie (NLO). Moscow, Russia. 2004
Koschey and Yagda, or Apples from Heaven by Marina Vishnievetskaya. Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie (NLO). Moscow, Russia. 2004
The Legendary Unicorn by Udo Weigelt. Nord-Sud Verlag. Zurich, Switzerland (English, German). 2004
The Old City, created by Julia Gukova, fold-out book in three parts: Doors of The Old City, Windows of The Old City, Roofs of The Old City. Fond Galereya. Chelyabinsk, Russia. 2004
Three Bears, fold-out book. Fond Galereya. Chelyabinsk, Russia. 2004
Merry Crows, created by Julia Gukova, fold-out book. Arkaim. Chelyabinsk, Russia. 2004
Nonsense, created by Julia Gukova. Arkaim. Chelyabinsk, Russia. 2004

Lion the Deciver by Udo Weigelt. Nord-Sud Verlag. Zurich, Switzerland (English, German). 2003
Reprinted in French. 2004

Who is There, created by Julia Gukova, fold-out book. Arkaim. Chelyabinsk, Russia. 2003
That’s Not Me by Udo Weigelt. Nord-Sud Verlag. Zurich, Switzerland. 2001

Ban and The Buccaneers by Udo Weigelt. Nord-Sud Verlag. Zurich, Switzerland (English, German). 2001
Reprinted in Korea. Aga World Co, Ltd. 2001

Who Stole the Gold by Udo Weigelt. Nord-Sud Verlag. Zurich, Switzerland (English, German). 2000
Reprinted in Korea. Aga World Co, Ltd. 2001

Who Stole the Gold by Udo Weigelt. Nord-Sud Verlag. Zurich, Switzerland (English, German). 2000
Serena and the Wild Doll by Philip Coristine. Annick Press Ltd. Toronto, New York (English, French). 2000

Der Grosse Mix" [All Mixed-Up], created by Julia Gukova. Nord-Sud Verlag. Zurich, Switzerland (English, German). 2000
Reprinted in Russian. Fond Galereya. Chelyabinsk, Russia. 2004

Peter and The Wolf by Sergey Prokofyev. Nord-Sud Verlag. Zurich, Switzerland (English, German). 1999
The Blind Fairy by Brigitte Achar. Nord-Sud Verlag. Zurich, Switzerland (English, German). 1998
The Mole’s Daughter. Popular korean fairy tale. Annick Press Ltd. Toronto, New (English, French). 1997
The Other Side by Alejandro Aura. Annick Press Ltd. Toronto, New York (English, French). 1996

The Wizard Of Oz by L.F.Baum. Verlag J.F.Schreiber Ltd. Germany. 1995
Reprinted in Russian. Rosman. Moscow, Russia. 2003

The Wizard Of Oz by L.F.Baum. Verlag J.F.Schreiber Ltd. Germany. 1995
Free Son Of The Seas by Richardo Keens-Douglas. Annick Press Ltd. Toronto, New York. 1995
Reprinted in Korean by Chinese Christian Literature Council Ltd. Hong Kong. 1996

The Marzipan Man by Arnica Esterl. Verlag J.F.Schreiber Ltd. Germany. 1993

Zoks and Bada (in cooperation with Vladimir Burkin) by Irina & Leonid Tyukhtiayev. Micropol. Moscow, Russia. 1993
Zoks and Bada (in cooperation with Vladimir Burkin) by Irina & Leonid Tyukhtiayev. Micropol. Moscow, Russia. 1993
I Don’t Dance Under Your Fife by Edith Thabet. Verlag J.F.Schreiber Ltd. Germany. (German). 1992
Reprinted in Japanese by Nishimura Co.Ltd. Japan. 1996

Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Verlag J.F.Schreiber Ltd. Germany. 1991
Reprinted in Japanese by Nishimura Co.Ltd. Japan. 1995
Reprinted in Russian. Rosman. Moscow, Russia. 2003
Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Verlag J.F.Schreiber Ltd. Germany. 1991

Thumbelina by H.C.Andersen. Printing Yard Design Centre LPTO. Leningrad, Russia. 1990
Highly Esteemed Microbe, or Guslar in The Space by Kir Bulychiov. Text. Moscow, Russia. 1989
Funny Fairy Tale by Gennadiy Tsyferov. Detskaya Literatura. Moscow, Russia. 1989
Ant The Red Dot by Natalya Romanova. Detskaya Literatura. Moscow, Russia. 1988
Where a Dream Dreams by Janis Baltvilks. Detskaya Literatura. Moscow, Russia. 1988
Spring by Vladimir Korchaganov. Detskaya Literatura. Moscow, Russia. 1986
A Midsummer-Night’s by William Sheakspeare. Kniga. Moscow, Russia. 1985

Where a Dream Dreams by Janis Baltvilks. Detskaya Literatura. Moscow, Russia. 1988
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