Born in Italy, Carlo has been always deeply passionate about drawing.
After graduating in Architecture at the Polytechnic of Milan, he chose to further his education attending art and design studies. He collaborated with the premier italian designer Bruno Munari, an amazing experience that influenced his way to see the world.
As an editorial and advertising illustrator, Carlo works with major italian magazines and newspapers and with international clients in Europe and in the U.S.
His distinctive style continually wins Italian Illustration awards and the work has been selected by The American Illustration Annual and won the Gold Medal Award in Creative Quarterly’s #15 contest and Awards of Excellence from Communication Arts.
In 2015 he wrote and illustrated I am Milan, followed by I am London and I am New York the first title of a new book collection, published by Moleskine, dedicated to the main cities of the world.
In 2019 he created an online illustration course with Domestika where he explains his vision and his working method, followed in 2021 by a second course dedicated to perspective.
In 2021 he created his first children illustrations for the book " Zaha Hadid", written by Eloisa Guarracino, published by Raum Italic, Berlin and Maxxi, Rome
Carlo lives and works in Berlin.
La Repubblica, Cartier, Mandarin Oriental Tel Aviv, Domus, Abitare, Brioni, Trussardi, Unesco, Club Med, Fnac, Moleskine, GQ, Missoni, Zanotta, Poliform, Vanity Fair, MTA New York, Wirtschaftswoche, Nestlé, Goethe Institut, Lufthansa, Illy, Bompiani, Rizzoli, Wall Street Journal, Futurium Museum Berlin, Domestika, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Raum Italic, MAXXI Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo Roma, Princeton Architectural Press, Piccolo Teatro di Milano, Green Peace Mag, MEET Digital Culture Center Milano, DLA Piper Law Firm Copenhagen, SEA Milan Airports, The High Line New York, Dom Perignon, Stefano Ricci, LG.
Packaging Personified 2022 - Fiera Milano, in collaboration with Galleria Bonvini
IMAGINE NEW YORK - Galleria Bonvini - Milano
Miracoli a Milano – Galleria Bonvini - Milano
Interno Milanese – in collaborazione con Zanotta – Spazio Salvioni - Milano
I am Milan – Libreria Feltrinelli di Piazza Piemonte – Milano
Poster in the Subway Underground Gallery – MTA- Subway Stations in Manhattan – New York
Poster in the Subway Embrace - MTA– Subway Stations in Manhattan – New York
Detour-Moleskine foundation - Harman Projects Gallery-New York
Detour - See the world through creativity - Moleskine Foundation- One World Trade Center - New York
INTERMEZZO - Palais Populaire - Deutsche Bank Foundation - Berlin
Exhibition Detour 2.0 - A Journey through creative Catalysts - Moleskine Foundation - Palais de Tokyo - Paris
Premio Illustri - BASE - Milano
I had a dream - Africa Center -by Moleskine Foundation - New York City
Mostra Premio Illustri - Gallerie d’Italia - Milano
Cartoline d'Ìtalia – Associazione Illustri - Istituto italiano di cultura - Tokyo
One World - Infantellina Contemporary Gallery - Berlin
Poster Unico - Cinema Anteo – Milano
Mostra dell’ Illustrazione italiana al Salone del Libro di Tai Pei – Tai Pei
Collettiva di Illustratori Italiani – Associazione Illustratori -Galleria L`Affiche – Milano
Collettiva di Illustratori Italiani – Associazione Illustratori – Parigi
Mostra collettiva: 98 bandiere di artisti contemporanei- Milano
American Illustration Award 41
Premo di Illustrazione della Biennale di Divulgazione dell'Architettura - 2022
American Illustration Winners 40
American Illustration Award 38
Creative Quarterly 55 Winner - I am New York
Premio Illustri - Selected
American Illustration Award 37
3X3 Magazine - Merit Award - I am London
3x3 International Illustration Show 13 - Merit Award - New York - I Am Milan
Premio Treccani Web - I Am Milan
Winner - American Illustration 35 - I Am Milan
Award dell'Illustrazione Italiana A.I.
Winner - Illustration Annual 55th May/June 2014 - Issue of Communication Arts Architecture MADE EXPO
Winner - Creative Quarterly Journal 34 - New York-Le Cinque Terre
Annual Italian Illustrators
Creative Quarterly 20 Award - Underground Gallery
Award dell'Illustrazione Italiana A.I. New York Embrace
Special Honor - Creative Quarterly 18 - Pragma
Gold Medal - Creative Quarterly 16 - Iseo Serrature
Merit - Creative Quarterly 16 - Pragma
Gold Medal - Creative Quarterly 15 - New York Embrace
Award dell'Illustrazione Italiana A.I.- Club Med
Award Illustration Annual 26 - Poliform
Award dell'Illustrazione Italiana A.I. - La Repubblica, Tesoro Italia
Award dell'Illustrazione Italiana A.I. - Poliform