Tony de Carlo was a self taught artist whose works are in the collections of many museums in the U,S,, and private collections around the world. His work has been featured on the cover of many magazines world wide, other publications, and art journals
A self-taught artist, he has been creating art on a daily basis since his childhood.
Many of his paintings represent the life and culture of homosexual people. He also depicts the dark aspects of homosexuality including their pain, suffering and death. He incorporates surrealism, eroticism, and masculinity as vehicles of social protest in his quest for liberation for the gay community.