Hi there! My name is Ciana Malchione. I'm an arts educator and aspiring picture book illustrator.
I'm originally from a small mushroom-farming town in Pennsylvania but now live in New York City. I obtained my BFA from Cooper Union and currently work as an Artist-Educator at The Children's Museum of the Arts in Manhattan, where I make weekly content for children. I make my illustrations in paper-cut collage and am particularly excited by nonfiction stories from history. My signature geometric style is an ever-changing dance between
pattern, texture, and shape.
To take a closer look at my works, view my Instagram. You can get in touch with me at email@example.com.
Children's Museum of the Arts Artist-Educator Residency - 2021-2022
SCBWI Student Illustrator Scholarship - 2021
EPASCBWI Illustrator Day Scholarship - 2021
Society of Visual Storytelling Featured Illustrator - June 2021
Doré Ashton Prize in Art History, Theory, and Criticism - 2021