was born in Rome on 15.09.1960. His father's name is not Joseph, but
he's a carpenter. His mother is a real entertainer: she sings and
playacts, even while she is doing her housework.
Thanks to this energy and this fervor, the little Giancarlo improves and
develops his creativity -- he, with his brother, builds toys and invents
Since 1982 he has been an illustrator and cartoonist. He has worked with
the largest European and American publishing companies.
Art on the 12-episode miniseries Orson Scott's Formic Wars,
for Marvel Entertainment
2010 Ilustrated "Les larme d'opium" & "Hercule
Potiron" for the french "Editions Delcourt"
2010 Art for Marvel Entertainment the "Gorilla
2010 Art for Image Comics on the horror
collection "Random acts of Violence", based on J. Palmiotti
and J. Gray's lyrics.
2010 Art the 24th episode of the Cable
series, some Agents of Atlas stories, Iron Man and
Spiderman for Marvel Entertainment
2010 Art for DC Comics on "Jonah Hex #58
2009 Art on a horror miniseries for IDW Publishing,
"The Last Resort" in collaboration with J. Palmiotti &
2005/8 Collaborated with the french editor "Editions
Robert Laffont" and and art on two series, "Les Larmes d'opium"
with the screenwriter R. Dalprà and H. Poirot's parody, "Potiron",
with Pierre Veys
2005/7 Collaborated with Editions Dupuis on
two collections about the life of Cleopatra, ("La Derniere Reine")
with screenwriter P. Weber
2005 Collaborated with the American Devils Due
Publishing, with art on two episodes of the superhero serial "Infantry"
2004 Art for the editor Sergio Bonelli with
two new collections for the miniseries "Brad Barron"
2004/5 Created 78 colored illustrations for the editor
"lo Scarabeo", "I Tarocchi dei Samurai", inspired by
the japanese medieval mythology
1993/2007 Founded and taught in the "Scuola Romana
dei Fumetti" (The roman comic school)
1996/2003 Illustrated cinematographic storyboards on "La
Leggenda Al, John e Jack" of Aldo Giovanni e Giacomo, "la
2001/2003 Collaborated with the editor Sergio
Bonelli and illustrated four collections of the "Nick Rider"
1997/2001 Collaborated with the editor Sergio
Bonelli and illustrated five collections of the "Julia"
1994/1997 Illustrated for the editor "Universo"
the graphic supervision and five episodes of the comic serial "Esp"
1991/1994 Art on 15 noir comics ("Nero") for
the editor Granata Press, who also publishes the comic book "Storia
1993/1999 Illustrated for the editor "Universo"
and for the magazine "L'Intrepido" 20 episodes of a fantasy
1989/1993 Collaborated with the editor Sergio
Bonelli and illustrated 5 episodes of the "Martin Mystère"
1986/1991 Illustrated for the publisher Acme
several episodes of horror comics for the Splatter & Mostri
1982/1986 Collaborated with the editor Eura
and illustrated several episodes of fantasy comic for the "Lancio
story" and "Scorpio" magazines
1982/1986 Ilustrated for the editor Cioè
comics for the music magazines "Boy comics" and "Rosa
1980/1986 Collaborated with the stage setting company "Stam"
as painter and decorator of the scenery for the plays "l'Aida",
"Il barbiere di Siviglia", "Gli spettri", "I
masnadieri", "Romeo & Giulietta", "l'Impostore",
"la Tosca", "la Cavalleria rusticana", "i
Pagliacci", "il Don Giovanni", "Sogno di una notte di