Cleonique Hilsaca is an Arab-Honduran Illustrator, living in Savannah, GA. She graduated from the Savannah College of Art & Design with a B.F.A. in Illustration and a minor in Graphic Design. Her professional work can be found in newspapers, magazines, books and galleries. She is currently working on her first board game and graphic novel. Though her work is primarily digital, she can be found painting watercolors in the wild.
Awards and Honors
Adobe Creative Residency - Community Fund Recipient, Spectrum Fantastic Art
25 and 26, Society of Illustrators of N.Y. 61, SILA Illustration West 57-Honorable Mention, Communication Arts - Shortlisted, Creative Quarterly, Applied Arts Magazine - Young Blood Nominee, Savannah ADDY Awards, Adobe Achievement Awards, Bienal de Ilustración de Mexico, Affinity 100 Days 100 Commissions - Winner, Jerry’s Artists Ambassador.
Clients
Plansponsor, Scientific American, Mondadori, Popshot Magazine, Astrolago Press, Neonmob, Callisto Publishing, The Monster Project, Illozine, Lake Coloring,
Il Corriere della Sera, Amazon Rapids, Mindful Magazine, Multiverse Books, ATL United-Heineken, Firewords Quarterly, New American Festival, MTA, Adobe
Pink Clover Press, Pow! Kids Books, Affinity by Serif, Renegade Game Studios.
Exhibitions
Ritual Deluxe · WOW X WOW Gallery · Online 
Totoro Show 6 
· Giant Robot Gallery · Los Angeles, CA
Mintea Challenge · Giant Robot Gallery · Los Angeles, CA
Salut V · Gallery Nucleus · Portland, OR
Tasteful Nudes · Light Grey Art Lab · Minneapolis, MN 
Trio · Helikon Gallery · Denver, CO
Salut IV · Gallery Nucleus · Portland, OR
Foodies · Light Grey Art Lab · Minneapolis, MN
The Ultimate Fantasy · Light Grey Art Lab · Minneapolis, MN
Salut III · Gallery Nucleus · Portland, OR
Small Art for a Big Cause · Light Grey Art Lab · Minneapolis, MN
The Tiny Art Show · Paper Ghost Studios · Atlanta, GA
Books
Rat Fair · Written by Leah Rose Kessler · Pow! Kids Books · 2021 
Warm Blood · Written by Josh Tierney · Buño Books · 2020
Thriving with Autism · Written by Katie Cook · Rockridge Press · 2020
Inspired: Modern Art Designs · Temescal Press · 2016