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1. What's your story? Where are you from?I’m an illustrator from Italy. I grew up in Rome where I live with my fool / sweet dog. Everyday i go at my creative studio where I work with some illustrators/ cartoonists.
2. Tell us about your aesthetic.Dynamics elements with a crazy, twisted and crooked characters.
3. What is your favourite medium and why?Usually i use gouache , markers and pencils. I love these mediums because mixing them I create an type of collage.
4. What is your artistic process like?I analyze the topic, underline the keys point and I scribble some ideas until i get a simple and efficient illustration.
5. Who and/or what inspires your work?I get inspiration from anywhere… illustration, photography, cinema, sport, books…
6. What role does art play in your life? How does it change the way you view the world?Every Day I look what surrounds me…. Maybe the art is a correct filter to make an ironic and dynamic life...
7. Where did you study?I studied graphic design at IED in Rome.
8. Where do you see yourself in five years? Working in an agency?I worked for two years in the agency as a graphic designer and I didn't like it very much... my goals are to increase my business as an independent illustrator. I would like to carry on working on children book, comic book and with magazines.
9. What about in ten?The same thing. I hope to have the same passion for this work... To be sincere even more!
10. What do you hope to achieve with your art?I would offer my contribute for help people..
11. Now, tell us a little more about you as a person: what is your favourite food?French fries :D
12. Favourite book?Hmmm... maybe 1984 by George Orwell
13. Favourite genre of music?Folkrock
14. What are your hobbies?I love to do a lots of sports especially the volleyball. In the past i played as agonist in a team volley.
15. If you weren't an artist, what would you be?I would have been a psychologist! I love understand the problems of people ...