Alessandra Vitelli was born in Naples, where she now lives and works. She attended the Scuola Italiana di Comix where she specialized in children’s illustration. Today, she works as a freelance illustrator and collaborates with various Italian and international publishing houses, such as ELI Publishing, Tourbillon, Rue du Monde and Grupo Editorial Norma.
She has won numerous prizes and much recognition at various national and international competitions. She teaches at the Academy of Fine Arts and Scuola Italiana di Comix, in Naples.