E D A D (Davide Vitale’s real name) was born in Biella, Italy, in 1978.

Every since he was a young boy, he’s been fascinated by the superheroes in his favourite comic books and cartoons, has a love for drawing and everything related to it.

He studied at the Art High School, where he was given the opportunity to gain a basic knowledge of the different drawing methods.

In 1997, following his High School Graduation, he enrolled in the Brera Academy of Fine Arts in Milan, where he perfected his drawing and color technique.

In 2003 he went on to enrol in the Milan Comics School, where he was taught by master designer and friend Alessandro Baggi and his nightmare creatures (

Captivated by the style of master designer Mike Mignola, fascinated by the atmospheres of his comics and wanting to portray any object (or subject) in an essential manner, he embarked on a search for his trademark style in that direction, which still last.