Margit van der Zwan

Artist and Cellist


Margit van der Zwan, artist

Hello! I am am artist specialising in portraiture and children’s book illustration. I studied at Central Saint Martins College of Art (London, UK) & Arte Sotto un Tetto (Florence, Italy) and now work with art directors, editors and creatives, as well as conjuring up solo projects. My studio is in the North West of England, where I live in a house filled with paintbrushes and musical instruments.

For licensing enquiries or commissions please get in touch.


(solo & collaborative) include:

  • Crypt Gallery (London)
  • Cass Art Foundation (London)
  • The Bramhall (Birmingham)
  • MONO (Manchester)
  • SAC32 (Manchester)
  • Clitheroe Books
  • Clithereoe Library
  • Koffee Pot (Manchester)
  • Prague British School
  • Louisiana Music College (USA)

Clients include:

* * EXCITING NEWS : my card game QUARTET was rated TOP PICK in The Telegraph! * * 

Member of the Association of Illustrators