Guido Scarabottolo (Sesto San Giovanni, 1947), architect, who works as an illustrator and graphic designer. For twelve years, he has designed all the Guanda covers including illustrating most of them. His research has resulted in books and exhibitions both in Italy and abroad.
Among the latest books are Macchie Solari, Smarrimenti, Viaggio in Islanda (La Grande Illusion), Viva il Mondoand Manifesto Segreto 2 (Vanvere Edizioni), La prima frase è sempre la più difficile, by Wislawa Szymborska (Terre Di Mezzo).
All the drawings of the first 20 editions of his calendar are collected in XXS (edizioni l’Affiche).He recently released the Scarabook: a series of 9801 volumes in a single copy.