Sonia Pulido lives and works in a Spanish village close to the sea.

She mostly works for newspapers and magazines like The New Yorker, The New York Times, El País Semanal, The Boston Globe, La Vanguardia, L’Obs, The Wall Street Journal, AD France, Jot Down and Variety, among others.

Sonia enjoys illustrating covers and books for adults, too. Penguin Random House, HarperCollins, Lumen, Blackie Books, Alfaguara and Grupo Planeta are some of her clients.

The illustrations she created for the La Mercè’18 campaign have been awarded with a Gold Medal by the New York Society of Illustrators.

Explore more of Sonia’s work below! 

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For each festival season, Central City Opera partners with a visual artist and commissions artwork to represent each production. Opera is one of the most interdisciplinary and collaborative art forms on the planet; it seems only right to approach marketing and communications in a similarly integrated way. Just as beloved operas are made new in each production by the differing interpretations of each different director, each Festival artist brings a unique perspective in depicting them.

Check out some other recent Festival artists and their work below: