Rockin' Birds
Lets meet the "Gallito de las Rocas"


(Rupicola peruviana) is a species of passerine bird in the Cotingidae family. It is the national bird of Perú. Inhabits the Amazon region. Its closest relative is the Bantam guayanés rock (rupicola rupicola) and is notable for the incredible beauty of their plumage. Its exotic form is very popular, because his figure has been captured in prints, paintings and photographs are published everywhere. The figure of Gallito is the symbol of the Vallecaucana Ornithological Society.

Which animal(s) did you choose as a visual and why?

Gallito de las Rocas - The National bird of my Country: Perú.

What culture or region does the animal stand for?

Amazon - Perú.

What story does your design tell?

Exotic and colorful fauna trying to fly across the Peruvian territory to the rest of the world.

What style did you choose for your design and why?

Peruvian andean paint style. It seems to conect more with the concept.

Please make sure you have filled out your country of origin in your profile! It’s important that the regional Victorinox team understands the cultural background of your design.

Lima - Perú.

Have you used any third-party material? Even if you’ve modified or combined it, please know that in this project no stock material is accepted. See “Guidelines, regulations & comments” (in the brief)

No. Only me.

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Peruvian Designer - Illustrator - Retoucher currently working in advertising.

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