A native of Long Island, New York, Leo, has been a successful, award-winning artist for over 45years. His work is known and praised nationally and internationally and is widely recognizable through his signature brush stroke characters.
Trained at New York City’s School of Visual Arts, Posillico, has been a photographer in Vietnam and pursued a multi-faceted art career as an art director, illustrator, board game designer, album, book cover artist, and author. Was represented by Martin Lawrence Galleries in the United States and shown in various galleries in Japan.
He works in series. The “Gallery” series in which he expresses the various art works that one can be exposed to while in the gallery, or museum, both humorous and serious. The “Word” series inspired by a common saying or feeling, equalling a meaningful work of art.
Leo is married to jeweler and designer, Isabelle Posillico and together they create their various forms of fine art in their studios in Northern California.