"The movement of the water, the sight of old iron bars, my cat sleeping, any cat playing, the Bodoni font, unfastened yarn, the floor tiles of a gallery, a random close up on a van Gogh, the first page of an old book, a forest in autumn, an unfortunate blot of ink…Those things that move me."
Laura Varsky is a graphic designer and illustrator graduated from University of Buenos Aires. She lives in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Her first forays into the design world came through her involvement with the local independent rock scene. She gradually asserted herself as a designer, specializing in the design of books and CD sleeves. In 2006 she received a Latin Grammy as Art Director for best record packaging.
Four years after her graduation as a designer, she rediscovered the world of illustration working for editorial projects, several labels and artistic projects.
After 10-year professorship in Typography at the School of Design of the University of Buenos Aires, she continues coordinating worshops and giving lectures extensively throughout Latin America and Spain.