GINTARAS JOCIUS – an artist and an illustrator. Born in Vilnius in 1970. Graduated from Vilnius Academy of Arts in 1994 and since then works illustrating books and creating graphic design. Illustrated and designed several dozen books. Since 2010 participates in caricature exhibitions and several times was awarded. Although the majority of creative energy the artist dedicates to illustration, he also paints and creates works of graphic design. In 2008 his painting Barbora won the second prize award at the exhibition-contest in Chicago (USA).