an illustrated book about the world´s most heavy-weighted circus show.
EL CIRCO LORZA ( The Chubby Circus ) is a pantagruelic, titanic and superlative show featuring the world´s biggest variety artists.
I organised this book (half homage, half parody of the classic circus world) in double faced pages to introduce the different artists of the crew. The artwork remains vintage cross-lined inkpen illustrations. All the graphic elements (drawings, ornaments, calligraphy) are handmade.
The book is printed in brown-sepia ink.
Words, illustrations and design © Alberto Guitián.
Spanish edition published in 2011 by Ilarión Ediciones