Born in Bucharest, Romania, E. J. Bancesco graduated from the Institute of Architecture in Bucharest, in 1975. In 1983, he and his wife immigrated to the United States and they established their home in Boston, Massachusetts.

From 1998 to 2003, Mr. Bancesco studied advanced painting at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, in Boston. In 2005, he accepted a position of Principal at an internationally renowned architectural firm, and since then, has been practiced his profession domestically and across the Far East Asia.

Passionate about art, literature and music, Mr. Bancesco is a tireless writer.  His first novel Adrift, is the fruit of nearly 20 years of literary labor of love.  Currently, he and his wife, Luminitza, live in Chicago, Illinois.  They have a daughter who works for an NGO, on international humanitarian projects.