I'm Davide, I'm a freelance illustrator, specialized in sports,
but sometimes I call "time-out" and I work on other fields.

Part of my studies and majority of my career are based in Milan,
where now I live and work.

Sometimes you can spot me in NYC, the city of my dreams.

Other notable experience

Selected on American Illustrator 39
Selected on American Illustrator 38
Bronze lion with Publicis at Cannes 2019
Selected on American Illustrator 34
Shortlist on Art Directors Club Italiano
Bronze on Art Directors Club Italiano

Illustration Judge @ADC 100th Annual Awards
Illustration Teacher @Bauer Milan since 2018
Illustration Teacher @IED Milan since 2018
Speaker @ TEDx 2018
Art Director in advertising - 2006 until 2013

Selected Clients

I was fortunate to work with very talented people for several clients such as:

MLS (Major League Soccer) 
The New York Times
Sports Illustrated

CBS Sports
HBO Europe 
Sky Sport
Atlanta Magazine
Star Tribune
The Wall Street Journal

Red Bull
New York Knicks
A.C. Milan
F.C. Juventus
Pittsburg Pirates
Federazione Italiana Pallacanestro Federazione Italiana Rugby
The Mercury News
Momentum NY

The Ringer
We Are Social
Armando Testa
Publicis Group.


For business inquiries please contact me on:
E-mail (preferred):
phone: +39 320 012 5373

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