Lisa Aisato

Lisa Aisato (b. 1981) is an awarded and critically acclaimed author, illustrator and artist. Her magical and unique style has made her into one of the most beloved artist in Norway. She runs her own gallery in her house at Hvaler islands South East coast of Norway, where she lives together with her family.

Nominated for the 2018 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA)

Winner of “Ordknappen 2018” for her illustrations in “The Girl Who

Wanted to Save the Books”, written by Klaus Hagerup

Nominated for the 2016 H. C. Andersen Award

Winner of Sørlandet’s Literary Prize 2016

Nominated several times to the Brage Literary Prize, The Critics’ Prize and The Book Bloggers Prize.

Named as one of the 10 best Norwegian writers under 35 by the Norwegian newspaper Morgenbladet in 2015.

The animation movie “Odd Is An Egg”, based on her picture book by the same title, was award best animation short at Tribeca Filmfestival in 2017.

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  • Lisa Aisato
  • 2013
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Nominated for the 2018 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA)
Nominated for the 2016 H. C. Andersen Award
Winner of the 2016 Sørlandet’s Literary Prize

Named as one of the 10 best Norwegian writers under 35 by the Norwegian newspaper Morgenbladet in 2015.

The animation movie ODD IS AN EGG, based on her picture book by the same title, was award best animation short at Tribeca Filmfestival in 2017.

In addition to her picture books, Aisato has illustrated several books and for various magazines and newspapers.