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Editorial illustration STEFANO SUMMO ©

Published by L’Espresso.
“Managers, killers, descendants.
Exiled Mafia families are back In the reign of Messina Denaro (Sicilian crime boss) and investing in the business of renewable energy.“

12 spot illustrations realized for the indipendent cinema magazine Little White Lies.  The feature is a list of the top 50 films made from completely original intellectual property.
In The Mood for Love (2000), Parasite (2019), Get Out (2017), Eden (2014), Ginger Snaps (2000), Yi Yi (2000), Le Quattro Volte (2010), Dogville (2003), Tabu (2012), A Serious Man (2009), Caché (2006), Lost In Translation (2003).

Double-page illustration published in Jacobin Italia n.9, article on the problems of the current education system.

Beware the blinding power of nationalism.

Turano - Josephine, Jake La Furia - J Lord, Barbero - Levante, Aboubakar - Gaia.
Mace - Night Skinny, Saviano - Yotobi, Pif - Bellotti, Vera Gheno - Sio, Madame - Bignardi.
Series of portraits realized for Lavazza to promote Basement Café 2021, the Youtube interview format created in collaboration with Esse magazine.

Interview with the Myanmarese athlete Ko Pyae Lyan Aung. While in Japan for the World Cup qualifiers he flashed a three-fingered salute (sign of resistance against the military coup d’état in his home country). Japan decided to grant him asylum despite its notoriously unwelcoming immigration system.
Published by SHUKYU magazine.

Illustrations realized for Sutor Mantellassi to promote the brand during Christmas time.

AI is increasingly being used to identify emotions.
A study has shown that systems
consistently read black people’s faces as angrier than white people’s faces, regardless of the person’s expression.

Illustration published by LiBeR magazine.
“Narrations that allow kids to question the world around them”.

Sk8thig, Yohji Yamamoto, Junya Watanabe.
Three iconic japanese fashion designers.

Emis Killa, Lazza, Massimo Pericolo, Francesca Barra, Tedua, Camihawke, Achille Lauro, Gad Lerner, Michela Murgia, Myss Keta, Jorit, Paolo Nespoli, Francesca Michielin.
Series of portraits realized for Lavazza to promote Basement Café 2020, the Youtube interview format created in collaboration with Esse magazine.

Illustration realized for Esse magazine.
“How Eminem conquered black music (and white privilege) with ‘The Marshall Mathers LP”.

Illustration realized for Esse magazine.
Interview with Tedua on his new mixtape “Vita Vera”, heavily influenced by Dante’s Divina Commedia.

Illustration realized for Esse magazine.
The article explores the advantages of not signing a major label record deal and stay indipendent.

Three genius filmmakers who never won the Oscar for “Best Picture” and “Best Director”.
Alfred Hitchcock, Stanley Kubrick, Orson Welles.

Published by La Repubblica in the special on BookCity Milano.
The article focuses on the best contemporary noir authors.

hate speech, violence and fake news.

Illustration published by the French independent cinema magazine La Septième Obsession, the article focuses on the role played by architecture in Michael Mann’s filmography.

The article talks about Giuseppe Prezioso, inventor of the typewriter used by Hemingway and Steinbeck.
Published by L’Espresso.

The article talks about talks about a young A.S. Roma player, that flee from his home country (Gambia) on an inflatable boat to become a professional football player. Published by L’Espresso.


“How James Beard invented American cooking”.

Police brutality.

12 page comic realized for Warner Music and published in PLAZA the magazine sold with the new album of the Italian rapper Capo Plaza.

Fabri Fibra, Gué Pequeno, Noyz Narcos.
Portraits of three italian hip-hop icons published in PLAZA the magazine.

5 illustrations realized for Warner Music to promote the album PLAZA on social media.

Published in Papier Magazine n.7, the theme for all the artists was feminism.