For Little Gestalten Publishing, Martin NICOLAUSSON c/o WILDFOX RUNNING visualized the children’s book ‘Penny the Mirror’ together with the author Dave Bell.
Mirrors have a hard time. They never feel like they are doing a good job, because when people look in the mirror, they (almost) always say something bad. But mirrors have feelings too and take it personally. “Penny the Mirror’ is a hilarious story about Penny’s life-changing journey to acceptance, which in turn empowers all readers to celebrate themselves…
Dave Bell is an author, creative director and curator. He has authored or conceived several books in the areas of design, marketing and photography. Dave was born in Scotland, lives in London, has a German family and works for the Dutch design agency KesselsKramer.
Martin Nicolausson is a Stockholm-based illustrator and graphic designer. Ever since he graduated from Beckmans College of Design in 2008, he has been working with editorial and commercial clients such as The New York Times, Nike, Wallpaper* and Wired magazine. Drawing as much inspiration from the past as from the future, Martin's work combines digital and analogue with equal amounts nostalgia and bold vision.