Volpicella was born in Reggio, Calabria (south Italy) in 1941, but currently lives and works in Naples. He attended the Artistic Liceo and the Academy of Fine Arts, where he studied under famous artists like Casciano and Sivelli. Volpicella then embarked upon a lightning like career and is known as one of the best painters of views, being known for his coastal scenes and landscapes.
Volpicella's principle exhibits are as following:
1978 Napoli Galleria Camaldoli, personal
1984 Palermo Premio Sicilia, silver medal
1988 Genova Galleria Lanterna, personal
1993 Marseilles Collective II class