Olimpia Zagnoli was born on a leap day in a small city in Northern Italy. She moved to Milan at an early age and graduated from the European Institute of Design in 2006. She has been working as an illustrator ever since. Her client list includes, among others, The New Yorker, Taschen, Google, Prada, The New York Times, La Repubblica. Her work has been exhibited in several galleries worldwide. Her style is characterized by soft shapes and chameleonic colours.
She lives in Milan in a house with kaleidoscopic floors.