Milan Topalović


Milan Topalović is an Illustrator from Birmingham, biding his time for the perfect moment to fulfill his life long ambition to become a WWE wrestler. In the mean time, he has graduated with First Class Division in Illustration at Birmingham City University and doodles his days away drawing till his wrist gets that tingling feeling...a SPRAIN.

He was featured in the global 'Best of British Illustration 2012' publication and commended under the New Talent category at the Cheltenham Illustration Awards 2011.

He also gained recognition winning design competitions Secret 7" Florence + the Machine for Teenage Cancer Trust, and the Ladyhawke 12" competition, followed by an exhibition in London.

Milan's children's book work has become best known for stories involving human relationships coupled with surreal and whimsical subject matter portrayed in a delicate and detailed style.

He is currently working on photo-realistic portraiture and a series of stylised illustrations based on famous film and television characters, satisfying his obsession with drawing hair.


  • Illustration
  • Picture Books
  • Portraiture


  • Picture Book Illustrator
  • Picture Book Author
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Portraiture