Born in Boston on March 10, 1954. Grew up in San Diego.
Lived for 24 years in Padua, Italy. Presently lives and
works between Italy and Los Angeles.
University of California, San Diego, Visual Arts. Academy of Fine Arts
in Venice, Italy.
California State Scholarship for study in exchange program at the Academy
of Fine Arts in Venice.
Painter and sculptor. Member of Italian art group. "Arte Ludica.
Tata". 1980-83. Marble sculpture, casting, screen printing. Portraiture
of celebs. Mural work in Paris, 1991. Industrial and graphic designer
in Italy since 1979 and Los Angeles since 2000. Widely recognised in
the fashion world.Worked primarily for Replay in Italy and is presently
Director of Graphic Design at Lucky Brand Jeans. Internationally published
illustrator. Experimental and commercial film animation.
1976 Mithras Book Store. La Jolla. Personal. 1977 U.C.S.D. Student Gallery.
La Jolla. Two person show. Drawings and paintings. 1980 Casino Municipale.
Venezia. Collective research project exhibition. 1982 Galleria Tot.
Padova. Tata group show. l983 Galleria Tot. Padova. Tata group show.
1985 Kunsthaller. Schwabish Gmund. Germany. International Jewelry exhibition.
1985 Galleria l.C.F.. Bologna. Tata Group show. 1986 Sala Dei Giganti.
Padova. "Rassegna Nazionale di Poesia", Personal Show, Paintings.
In 1987 new paintings at the "Terra ai Confini" show in Montagnana,
Italy. Intimo gallery, Padova, painting and significantly professional
graphic and illustration work. 1991-92 he showed at the Padova "Biennale
del Bronzetto". "Progetto Logos" 1993 Accdemia di Romania,
Rome, Venice, Bucarest, Capri.
" Cornici and Pittori" 1993, Padova. "Painting of Pictures and
Picturing Things", Iperspazio, Milan 1996. 2001, "Terre e Acqua",
San Donà di Piave, Italy. “Recent Paintings” Brewery, Los
Included in: research and exhibition catalogue. L'Utilita’ Scolpita
Ovvero la Forcola Veneziana. (Venezia, 1980): Tata. Arte Ludica catalogues
1-5, (PADOVA. 1982-~5): Rassegna Nazionale di Poesia catalogue, (Padova.
1986): Art review on Italian television, Nov. 1986. Annuals: Illustratori
Italiani 2; Omnibook 3. Illustrations regularly published nationally
and internationally. Commercial animation for Italian broadcast. Painting
monograph with introduction by Manlio Brusatin, Paintings of Pictures,
1996. Hardcover monograph of fashion graphic design work, Casual Design
by Thomas Garner, published 2000.