Three illustrations for Internazionale magazine: the first chapter of Karen Jennings' "An Island", a novel of a young refugee washes up unconscious on the beach of a small island inhabited by no one but an old lighthouse keeper.
Latest book cover illustration for Codice Edizioni: Joshua Cohen's The Netanyahus, which was awarded the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. It's my third book cover illustration after Four New Messages and Book of Numbers.
This week on Internazionale, seven illustrations for the short story "The Dead Hand of Mr. Barati", by the Iranian writer Mahsa Mohebali. Thanks to director Giovanni De Mauro, as always!
Cover illustration and lettering for the ancient epic poem Beowulf, published by Paris Publishing Company.
Three book cover illustrations of Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy for Italian publisher Einaudi, released on the occasion of the 700th anniversary of the death of the author.
Thanks to Art Directors Monica Aldi and Jara Mavrides!
Latest cover illustration for Codice Edizioni: "Tutti i nomi di Dio" (Italian edition of All the Names They Used for God) by Anjali Sachdeva. A collection of stories that break down genre barriers - from science fiction to American Gothic to magical realism to horror - and are united by each character’s brutal struggle with fate.
Thanks to Enrico Casadei and Silvia Virgillo/Puntuale, as always.
This year I had the pleasure to illustrate the prestigious Calendar 2021 of Internazionale.
Thanks to editorial director Giovanni De Mauro!
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.
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!
Book cover illustration of "Lost and Wanted" by Nell Freudenberger, published in Italy by Codice Edizioni as "Perduta e attesa": a tale of friendship, loss and quantum physics. AD by Silvia Virgillo/puntuale.
Recent works and news from my illustrator activity.