Marco Melgrati is an Italian illustrator recently based in Mexico City. He definitely spends a lot of time on observing our modern world. This world of technology, virtual reality, and stereotypes imposed by the media. He describes his style as conceptual illustration – a style that is focused on the idea. what does it mean? Marco Melgrati crates the illustrations that depict all the absurdity of everyday life.
Artist one asked why lot of his work is grounded in real events, said:
“What I love about illustration is that it’s so connected to real life – working for newspapers and magazines forces you to think about what’s happening in the world.
“That’s why a lot of my work talks about war and social media: war because unfortunately it is always present in man’s history (and these days are no exception); and social media and the internet because they are one of the greatest changes in the history of human culture.”
To keep up with newest illustration visit Instagram and his profile at society6.com .