Gianluca is an award-winning multimedia artist and video-maker based in London (UK). He attended the art college in Palermo before moving to Rome where he studied Modern and Contemporary Art History at the University La Sapienza. Gianluca is an eclectic artist who has developed various projects in the fields of visual arts, comics and cinema and a winner of several awards (Dance On Screen, Channel 4 Four- Docs, Bells From The Deep competitions). Gianluca has also worked for Channel 4, BBC, Davis Films, The University of the Arts in London and many other organisations and artists including M. J. Bassett (Solomon Kane), Imogen Heap, Mika. His artworks, comics and shortfilms have been presented in a great variety of festivals, galleries and comic cons in Europe and beyond. Gianluca is also a visual effects developer, some of his VFX have been used in productions such as The Walking Dead and several BBC and ITV productions.
Matthew is UK based comic book writer, editor and publisher. Published works include the Cyberarchy series for Heavy Metal, VEHI-KILL for Markosia, Hell in Stalingrad for Madius and the self published graphic novels Murder Most Mundane, Madhouse and Last Exit to Brighton. Co-creator of the Cadavers series of books, and in 2020 his all-ages graphic novel adaptation of Sherlock Holmes ‘A Study in Scarlet’ was named as one of Pipedream’s top indie comics of the year. Upcoming projects include Occulus for Broadcast Comics and new book Sickness or Sorrow. Matthew is also the Publishing Editor for Mad Robot Comics and founding trustee of the Gaming Vs Cancer charity.
Alessio graduated in 2018 from the Art School of Romagnano Sesia (Italy). He started his studies as a Concept Artist and illustrator in Turin in 2018 and finished it with a diploma in 2021. He began working on commission for privates in 2019. He collaborated as an artist in the creation of the board game “Void Reach RPG”. He usually works by mixing 2D and 3D techniques. In December 2020 he started using VR techniques inside his workflow. In summer 2021 Alessio joined the CCTVYLLE team for the creation of a new illustrated book, a bestiary titled Chimera.
Vittorio Garofoli is an Italian artist based in Palermo. He attended a three-year class of comics at the School of Comic in Palermo at Grafimated Cartoon. He then furthered his studies by attending digital animation workshops. He’s worked for Zenoscope Entertainment and Titan Comics as comic book artist.
Giuseppe Franzella attended the art college of his native town Palermo. He then studied at the Comics School of Milan. He joined the biggest Italian comic book publisher Bonelli Editore and became a staff artist of the series ‘Brendon’. He worked for Bonelli for over 20 years. He’s now teaching at “The Comics School” of Palermo, Italy.