Andrés Martínez Ricci is an Argenitian illustrator. After studying graphic design at Universidad de Buenos Aires, his childhood passion became a reality when he embarked on a drawing-based professional career. Over the last fifteen years his illustrations have appeared in diverse magazine and newspaper publications, as well being used in advertising. He has worked on animation productions for both Disney and Cartoon Network. More recently he has illustrated a number of books for prestigious UK and US-based publishers, such as Oxford University Press, Macmillan, Harcourt and Pearson. He currently lives in Madrid.