Tomislav Tomić has been awarded the Grigor Vitez Prize

Tomislav Tomić, an active member of the Zaprešić Artists Association, has been awarded for his illustrations in the children's books „Kako je paž spasio Zagreb“, by Igor knižek, and „Volite li životinje“, by Nada Zidar-Bogadi.


Tomislav Tomić was born in 1977 in Zagreb. In 2001 he graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb. He started illustrating books and magazines while still an undergraduate art student. So far he has successfully illustrated numerous children's books, students' books and book covers. He collaborates with publishers in Croatia and abroad, mostly Great Britain. He lives and works in the town of Zapresić.