Born in Rome in 1952, he currently lives in Perugia.
He manages to continously develop his painting and grafic activities together with his research duties as a Geologist. Since 1970 he has explored several painting techniques as well as computer assisted graphic design, trying along the years to combine this two different means in his artwork.
Monaco has participated in diverse personal and collective exhibitions, being awarded in several painting competitions and publishing some of his work. Many of his immages and paintings can be found in private collections in Italy and abroad.