Marco De Angelis was born in Rome, Italy, in 1955.
He is professional journalist, cartoonist, illustrator and graphic designer. Journalist of the daily La Repubblica, he have been published from ’75 on over 150 dailies and magazines in Italy, Europe and USA: Il Popolo (from ’79 to ’97), Il Messaggero, La Repubblica, Metropoli, Il Mattino, Grazia, Gialli Mondadori, Panorama, Lavorare, Help!,Travaso, Marc’Aurelio, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Herald, Chicago Tribune, Vancouver Sun, Tampa Tribune, Herald Tribune, Courrier International, Le Monde, Almanach Vermot, Nebelspalter, Eulenspiegel, Jez, Feferon, Szpilki, etc. CartoonArts International and The New York Times Syndicate distribute in USA and worldwide many of his editorial cartoons. His works are published also in many websites.
He is one of the creators of the magazine online Buduàr.
He is illustrator of many children’s books for important publishers like Giunti, De Agostini, La Scuola, San Paolo, Lapis, European Language Institute (28 reviews in 30 Countries). As graphic designer and illustrator he had many collaborations with important associations, companies, RAI TV, TeleMontecarlo and other televisions.
He won over 70 awards (16 First prizes): Golden Palm in Bordighera (1997), two Prizes Council of Europe (1978 and ’90), Prize S. Valentino (2005), Istanbul, (1987), two Prizes Amnesty International in Olen (2013 and 2015), First Prize in Teheran, awarded in Tokyo, Krusevac, Amsterdam, Belgrade, Skopje, Bjelovar, Galati, Montreal, Ottawa, Paris, Pistoia, Pescara, Chieti, Città di Castello, Dolo, Trento, Fano, Genova, Ferrara.
Two books with his illustrations was awarded with two important prizes in Italy. He was also editor for Italy of Witty World, member of juries and his works are exposed in museums of Tolentino, Skopje, Istanbul, Tehran, Stockholm, Boca Raton and others.