Alex Horley’s real name is Alessandro Orlandelli, and he was born in the small town of Opera in the outskirts of Milan, Italy. His love for the fantastic came early while reading his favorite Marvel comics in the seventies. Alex attended the prestigious Academy of Fine Arts of Milan. Alex has worked with hundreds of prestigious brands in dozens of industries ranging from comics to music to fine art. He has worked with DC, Marvel, Heavy Metal, Verotik Comics, Wizards of the Coast, Devils Due, Vampirella, the Comic Book Buyers Guide, Rob Zombie and Image Comics - just to name a few. His works have been published in some of the biggest publications in the art field, including Fantasy Art Now, The Future of Fantasy Art, Spectrum Fantastic Art, ImagineFX, Beckett Massive Online Gamer, DRAW, and China’s Fantasy Art Magazine.
Most recently he formed a production company with his partner and muse Stacy E. Walker and the “Alex Horley” name is now a registered trademark of Blaze Productions Inc. where plans are currently in the works to fully develop his own innovative ideas in the fantasy genre as well as the entertainment arts.