is an Italian painter.
has been living in Rome since 1977. Self-taught, he started his artistic career in the 70’s and right from the start he was focused on the pictorial production as well as on the editorial activity realising portraits and satirical art works characterised by an expressionist style. He worked for various national and international newspapers; in 1980 he started to realise drawn reportage from all around the world and that became his most famous expression. He had and, in most cases still has, a leading role in the most important satiric magazine (IL MALE, L’ECHO DES SAVANES, HUMOR, CUORE, SATYRICON di Repubblica, BOXER, etc) working as a director or participating at the set up.
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