Based in Milan, Italy, Emiliano's bold textured illustrations use repetition, a judicious use of line and strong graphic compositions to define and communicate the concept at hand. His sophisticated illustrations have appeared in magazines, advertising, product, publishing, posters, children's books and newspapers. Clients include The New York Times, United Airlines, Business Week, Newsweek, Le Monde, and The Los Angeles Times. 

Emiliano has won a silver medal from the Society of Illustrators and a gold and two silver medals in the 3x3 Magazine Pro Show Awards. He has also been honored by American Illustration, Communication Arts, Creative Quarterly and PRINT. He has won numerous awards in both France and Italy including the Bologna Book Festival and an Armando Testa Advertising packaging competition. Emiliano has been interviewed on Italian TV and is a frequent guest lecturer at illustration programs in Italy, he has also spoken at the Savannah College of Art & Design.