Gastone Mencherini works in both illustration and comics.
His illustrations have been used by numerous magazines including: Ventiquattro, Alias, Il Caffè Illustrato, Il Sole 24 ore, Economy, Fernandel, Népszabadság, Hystrio, Technopolis, Riza psicosomatica, Hamelin, Referenze, Borsa & Finanza.
He works with leading Italian publishers including: Zanichelli, Paravia Bruno Mondadori, Helbling Languages, La Mandragora, Monboso, Le impronte degli uccelli, Editrice Bibliografica, Il ponte vecchio, and collaborates with a number of advertising studios including: Antartide, Liz art, Siris, Cobellini, Antaros, as well as with the cultural associations I Ciclopi, Contemporaneo and cultural festivals like: Il suono di una mano sola, I filosofi e la piazza, Non solo giallo, Rozzano a fumetti.
His comics have been published by Aria magazine, Blue, Phoenix Enterprise.
He studied film animation at the Scuola del Libro high school in Urbino, and graduated at Dams (University of Bologna) with a thesis entitled: The contaminated comic.
He lives and works between Milano and Cagli (PU), where he was born.