"WHAT GOES IN THE OCEAN, GOES IN US"
This illustration was inspired by an The Guardian article revealing microplastics found in placentas of unborn babies.
Natércia Lameiro was then inspired by the illustration and created a musical piece and lyrics for it. The illustration was then animated by Bernardo Henriques.
Illustration Artist: Fatinha Ramos
Original music and lyrics : Natércia Lameiro
Animation: Bernardo Henriques
About FATINHA RAMOS
Fatinha Ramos is an Antwerp-based illustrator and visual artist originally from Portugal. After working for twelve years in design and art direction, she took the leap of faith to follow the old dream of becoming a full-time illustrator. With strong conceptual illustrations, she takes you on a journey through a unique universe of rich colors and singular textures. Her destination? To strike an emotional chord with you.
She often raises important social issues such as global warming, sexism, racism, giving a voice to those who need to be heard.
In addition to editorial illustrations, children’s books, cultural and governmental illustrations, advertisement, murals, animation, fashion, theater, ceramics, and personal projects, she also gives talks, lectures and workshops around the world.
Clients include: MoMA (The Museum of Modern Art), Google, The New York Times, TIME, The Washington Post, Scientific American, The Smithsonian Magazine, The Boston Globe, Amnesty International, Flemish Government…