Construction Literary Magazine

March 2019: Conflict & Displacement

Illustrations of Italo Calvino’s Invisible Cities

Illustrations of Italo Calvino’s Invisible Cities

As an undergrad studying abroad in Copenhagen, Mark Young set about illustrating every city in Italo Calvino’s Invisible Cities. Here are some sketches from his notebooks:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

And here are Mark Young’s more finished sketches: