Born in Pandova, Massimo Giacon was a comics writer, illustrator, designer, artist and musician since 1980. Since the early 1980s, he was one of the leading artists in the revival of Italian comics originating from magazines such as Frigidaire, Alter, Dolce Vita, Cyborg and Nova Espress. He began a collaboration with the architectural studio Sottsass Associati in 1985. He became a graphic designer for television and websites in the 1990s. And after a musical career of about ten years, his first solo album 'Horror Vacui' was released in 1996.