Tom Tirabosco was born in Rome in 1966 and studied art in Venice and Geneva. He was among the winners of the Nouveaux Talents contest at the festival of Sierre in 1992. In 1997 he created the comic, and his work appeared in various magazines, such as Lapin, Libération, Jade and La Tribune de Genève. He also created the comic books Cabinet de Curiosités and Le Colporteur. Along with his friend and writer Pierre Wazem, he created The Retreat in the Tohu-Bohu collection for Humanoids.