Giulio Mantovani was born in Como on 19 th August 1936. He now lives and works in Como. After his studies at Real Collegio Carlo Alberto in Moncalieri, he collaborated with his father in their family business till 1961 when he started up his own business in fashion. Later he developed an important experience in design and stylism. He has aways been involved in creative and artistic activities. Since he finished working in 2005, he has been able to devote himself to his passion and to continue the artistic course he had begun in his youth.