Mario Sughi aka nerosunero is an Italian artist and illustrator living and working in Dublin. He is a member ofthe IGI (Illustrators Guild of Ireland) and AI (Associazione Illustratori Italiani) and the author of nerosunero. In Rome, at the end of the seventies, he worked as humorist in Italian satirical magazines Il Male andZut. He moved to Dublin in the late eighties where he studied Medieval History and in 1995 he was awarded a PhD by Trinity College Dublin.
LÜrzer's Archive included Mario Sughi in their compilation "200 best illustrators worldwide 2009” and in 2011 he has been included in the 54th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale: “The Italian Pavilion in the World”.
Other prices and awards include: Italian Illustrators Annual (2010/2011/2012); 3x3 Magazine Annual (2010), American Illustrators Annual (2010/2012), Aesthetica Magazine Annual(2010).