Alejandro Colucci was born in Uruguay in 1966 to Italian immigrant parents and he began his career as an illustrator and graphic designer in 1990.
After moving to Spain in 2002 he now works in London, where he lives with his wife and children. Alejandro is an award-winning artist who has illustrated hundreds of fantasy, crime, horror, historic fiction and science fiction publications across the globe commissioned by major publishers mainly throughout Europe and the USA.
Best-selling authors as Anne Rice, Robin Hobb, Eoin Colfer, Orson Scott Card, Mario Puzo, H.G. Wells, Dan Simmons, Ursula K. Le Guin, Andrzej Sapkowski, William Gibson, Clive Barker, Isaac Asimov, J.G. Ballard and Robert Louis Stevenson to name just a few, showcase Alejandro’s illustrations in their books.
His illustrations, done in a variety of techniques both traditional and digital mediums, engage the viewer to give an emotional response to his subjects, as is showed in “El Arte de Alejandro Colucci“ published by Dolmen Books in 2011, an extensive 200 page full colour book showcasing 330 of his atmospheric illustrations.
He and his wife are the founders of the design company Epica Prima.
His work is represented in the USA by Alan Lynch Artists.
Clients include: Random House, Orbit, Walker Books, Angry Robot, Daw Books, Festa Verlag, Gollancz, Penguin, Permuted Press, Robert Laffont, Piemme, Planeta, Valdemar, Quercus, RBA, Simon & Schuster, Tor, Solaris, Panini, Amazon / 47th North, Forge, Del Rey, Scholastic, Panini, Titan, Easton Press.