Giuseppe Barbati began his career in comics at the Dino Leonetti studios. His work was published in Balboa magazine, after which he joined the staff of Ken Parker Magazine. From 1994, he drew six episodes of the 'Ray Cooper' western. He then joined Sergio Bonelli publishers, where he began illustrating album 85 of the 'Nick Raider' series. He became a teacher at the Roman School of Comics in 1995. He joined the staff of the 'Magico Vento' series later on.