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Mona Yakzan

Mona Yakzan is an award-winning Lebanese/Cypriot artist.

She has won several awards and most recently the Etisalat award for Children’s Book of the Year 2017.  She also won the Kitabi Award from the Arab thought foundation for the year 2015 and the year 2017. She has studied BA graphic design at Frederick University in Nicosia, Cyprus.

Mona has illustrated many children’s books, in addition to creating many short animated movies. She has also given several workshops in stop motion animation and various animation techniques in the Arab world, Cyprus, Italy and the Czech Republic.