Enzo Pérès-Labourdette was born in 1991 in Le-Puy-En-Velay, France. He lives and works in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Pérès-Labourdette graduated from his Communication Design Bachelor in 2014. During his graduation year he worked on his first commission for The New York Times, had his work selected and shown at the Society of Illustrators and Art Directors Club in New York, and was named one of the "top 100 new creatives to watch" by CMYK magazine. In 2015 he received two prestigious talent development grants from the Fiep Westendorp Foundation and the Creative Industries Fund NL, and exhibited in the Van Abbe Museum. His work has appeared on the cover of The New York Times Sunday Review and he has illustrated for clients such as The New Yorker, Heineken and Dolce & Gabbana.

Photo by Valentina Vos

Photo by Valentina Vos


2014 - BA Communication Design


Selected Exhibitions:

2016 - Creative Industries Fund NL, Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven

2015 - Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven

2015 - Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven

2015 - Society of Illustrators, New York

2014 - Gallery Reservat, Düsseldorf

2014 - Academie Minerva, Groningen

2014 - Society of Illustrators, New York

2014 - 57 Illustratoren, Groningen

2013 - 57 Illustratoren, Groningen

2012 - Gallery Marc Hears, Rotterdam



2015 - Advisor graduation exam, Hogeschool Kunsten Utrecht

2015 - Organisation project week, Academie Minerva, Groningen

2015 - Lecture, HAS, Breda

2014 - Lecture, Hogeschool Kunsten Utrecht

2014 - Lecture, Academie Minerva, Groningen

2014 - Lecture, Torpedo Theater, Amsterdam

2014 - Lecture, Academie Minerva, Groningen

2014 - Talk, Reservat Gallery, Dusseldorf

Awards & Grants:

2015 - Recipient New Talent Grant – Fiep Westendorp Foundation

2015 - Talent Development Grant, Creative Industries Fund NL

2014 - Included in the New York Times' list of "most notable art of 2014"

2014 - Top 100 new creatives to watch, CMYK magazine, New York

2014 - Honourable mention, 3×3 magazine, New York

2014 - Shortlist New Talent Award, Association of Illustrators, London

2014 - Longlist Folio Society book award, London

2014 - Merit, Art Director’s Club, New York



2015 - Made in Knoal, Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven, NL

2015 - Illustrators 57, Society of Illustrators, New York, USA

2014 - Illustrators 56, Society of Illustrators, New York, USA