Alina Marinescu is a visual artist and illustrator based in Bucharest, Romania. She studied at the National University of Arts, Bucharest and has a BA degree and a MA degree in Graphic Arts. She creates her illustrations in both digital and traditional techniques. Her work is inspired by human relationships and emotions, and often uses visual metaphors to tell stories or to express ideas. Her imagery is insightful, dreamy, bold and colorful. She enjoys experimenting and mixing materials, and in her more recent projects, she mixes medias to challenge her own boundaries and plays with kitsch.