Originally from Bayonne, Labiano is a prominent comics creator in France (where they are known by the name Bande-Dessinee) who began in the field in 1984 has since worked for Hachette, Bayard-Presse, Editions Dynamick and for Circus and Vecu magazines.
Eventually Labiano graduated to producing works for leading French comics publishers Les Humanoides Associes, Glenat and Dargaud (for whom he created the series Dixie Road about 1930s America).
Among his more recent works have been the Mister George series, and Black Op for Dargaud.
The covers to AVP: Xenogenesis apparently represent the only American comics work Labiano has done.
The artist lives and works in Paris, France.