Sofia Pusa is a Helsinki-based illustrator, graphic designer and motion graphics artist who has graduated from Lahti Institute of Design. Sofia has a versatile background – she has also studied a master’s degree in business in Helsinki and Mexico City, worked in service design and strategic communications and volunteered in Ecuador. She now works full-time as a freelance illustrator and graphic designer and is passionate about her job. Her work is characterized by bold colours, surrealism, and clever ideas. Sofia’s work has appeared in multiple magazines and newspapers (e.g. Helsingin Sanomat), publications (e.g. Otava) as well as events (e.g. Provinssi music festival). In spring 2017, her swan illustration won the campaign picture competition organized by Helsinki Book Fair, the largest book event in Finland.
Specialty: Graphic design, motion illustration, visual identity illustration, editorial illustration, advertising illustration, book cover illustration, nature themes