The portrait is the red thread running through Elisa Pesapane´s oeuvre.
In her autonomous work the portrait has a significative role, but she also makes commissioned portraits for privates, companies and institutions: adults, children, families, groups and animals.
Please send enquiries for portraits to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For various projects and publications Elisa Pesapane has potrayed several public figures such as: writers Jean Pierre Rawie, Hans Dorrestijn, Drs. P, Harry Mulisch, Arnon Grunberg, Carlo Ginzburg, Piero Boitani, Niña Weijers, Hafid Bouazza, Pieter Steinz, Joost Zwagerman, Heleen van Royen, Kader Abdolah, Nelleke Noordervliet, Willem Elsschot, Vic van de Reijt, W.F. Hermans, Karel van het Reve, Nescio, journalists Willem Vissers, Minka Nijhuis and Raymond van den Boogaard, fashion designers Aziz Bekkaoui, Mart Visser, Tessa Koops, Sjaak Hullekes & Ilja Visser, opera singer Ernst Daniel Smid, art curator Guus van den Hout and many more.