Ilse Moelands is a Dutch illustrator based in Zwolle, The Netherlands.

" I think the world is a strange place. I am trying to understand it through making art. Come on this journey with me...

My fascinations are about people and their traditions. Identity and culture are big inspirations. "

Ilse graduated in the summer of 2015, at ArtEZ Zwolle. To her surprise she won the 'ArtEZ Zwolle Academy Prize' of 2015, after being nominated with 7 other graduates.