Leo Espinosa is an award winning Illustrator and Designer from Bogotá, Colombia, whose work has been featured in a variety of publications, products, animated series and gallery shows worldwide. His short list includes The New Yorker, Wired, Esquire, The New York Times, The Atlantic, the BBC, Nickelodeon, Nobrow, Penguin Random House, Swatch, ESPN, Hasbro, American Greetings, and Facebook.
Leo's illustrations have been recognized by American Illustration, Communication Arts, Pictoplasma, 3x3, The Society of Illustrators and the American Library Association.
He has served as faculty member at Rhode Island School of Design and has given multiple lectures and workshops at schools and institutions such as Parsons School of Design and Pratt Institute.
Leo lives with his family in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Society of Illustrators 54, Gold Medal. 51, 52, 55, Silver Medal
Communication Arts, Illustration, Design, and Typography Annuals
Pictoplasma Character Encyclopaedia and Character Compendium
3x3 Pro Show Gold in Editorial & Conceptual
Society of Illustrators Stevan Dohanos Award 2012
Society of Illustrators Dilys Evans Founder's Award for Picture Books 2015
NEW! Islandborn named Pura Belpré Honor Book for Illustration 2019