Book cover illustration of "Nella casa dei tuoi sogni" (In the Dream House) by Carmen Maria Machado, published in Italy by Codice Edizioni: a chilling memoir about domestic abuse, detailing the author's abusive relationship with another woman. Thanks to Enrico Casadei and Silvia Virgillo/Puntuale, as always.
New cover illustration for Science about how all around the world democracy is losing ground. Polarization and disinformation have rendered liberals and conservatives unable to agree on basic facts. In this special issue, experts examine the state of democracy and how it must adapt to achieve its ideals in the 21st century.
An illustration for Columbia College Today describing the intensified anxieties about the 2020 elections, and the complicated history of the right to vote in the US. Author Michael Waldman.
Thanks to AD Eson Chan, as always!
An illustration for Nike's brand new hub Nike Journal about why optimist people seem to be healthier and more likely to reach their goals than people with negative expectations.
Thanks to AD Brian Bantog!
Cover illustration for Berkeley Law’s Death Penalty Clinic Report about how racial discrimination is a deeply ingrained part of jury selection in California. A new report investigates the history, legacy, and ongoing practice of excluding people of color - especially African Americans - from state juries.
Thanks to Elisabeth Semel and Laurie Frasier!
Two illustrations for Internazionale about why it's improbable machines will ever be capable of a genuine human-level thinking, despite all the progress in artificial intelligence. Original article by Tim Crane.
Thanks to AD Alberto Notarbartolo, as always!
An illustration for Monmouth Magazine about how the COVID-19 crisis affects the mental health of different groups, and how healthcare professionals can prepare for this “second tidal wave” from the pandemic.
Thanks to AD Tony Marchetti.
Latest illustrations for Johns Hopkins Bloomberg Public Health about how we can tackle climate change and meet the world’s nutritional needs at the same time. Article by David A. Taylor.
Thanks to Robert Ollinger and Patrick Kirchner, as always.
Some illustrations for Kiplinger's Personal Finance: a guide to finding affordable health care insurance, after the pandemic has caused millions of people to lose their jobs.
Thanks to AD Stacie Harrison.
Happy to hear that these seven images have been accepted in the 3x3 Magazine International Illustration Annual No.17! The series of book cover illustrations made for Codice Edizioni got a merit, while "Phantom Gambler" made for Internazionale and "Bluebeard's Key" got honorable mentions.
Huge thanks to the judges, to Charles Hively and to all of the art directors and clients who commissioned the pieces!
Recent works and news from my illustrator activity.