Maker of Midnight

Cover by Julia Gabrielov
Issue 47 • January 2017 • Norfolk
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Julia Gabrielov is a Ukrainian-born artist specializing in fantasy illustration, currently based in Norfolk. Heavily influenced by the fashion industry, her work is full of magical worlds populated by beautiful women and mystic animals. Mainly promoting her work on social media, she has developed a worldwide audience over the years. Maker of Midnight represents a darker tone seen in her more recent efforts. The character in the piece appears to be deconstructing herself. As Gabrielov said, “Perhaps she is becoming something new or perhaps she will cease to exist. Midnight is the mark of a new day, but also the end of another.” To see more of her work and follow her online, visit

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