Italian, Emo Risaliti lives and works in Tuscany. He started work in 1980 after graduating from Istituto Statale d’Arte and Accademia di Belle Arti of Florence. He works on posters and other instruments of communication and advertising for cultural and social initiatives, corporate identity, wine labels, packaging, fonts, logos and brand design.
From 1996 to 2009 he was art director for the institutional image of City of Fiesole. Some of his posters have been published in Novum, European Design Annual and Graphis Poster Annual. Other representative works are the posters for Opera Festival, the Florentine review of Opera Lirica.
He has designed wine labels and packaging since 1997. Fine examples of these works can to be found in the labels of Cantine Leonardo da Vinci and Cantine Spinelli-Terra d’Aligi. He has participated in many exhibitions on posters design and his works are present in several publications and catalogs.