Born in Asola (Mantua) in 1961, from1980 he moved to Milano, where he is now living.
In 1986 he got a degree in Agrarian Science with a thesis on virology. He took part at his first collective exhibition in 1985 at ex fabbrica Brown Boveri, where he met Corrado Levi, his first teacher. He attended the Italian artistic scene, together with many young artists, in a renewed era after Arte Povera and Transavanguardia seasons. He had some solo-shows in galleries and art istitutions in Italy and abroad, like at Museo MAXXI Roma, La Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Torino, Fondazioni Querini Stampalia and Bevilacqua la Masa Venezia and Il Palazzo Ducale di Mantova. In the United States: ArtPace San Antonio Texas and Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Boston. He attended many collettive shows in Italia and abroad, among others: the Biennali in Venezia, Istanbul and Gwanjiu. He travelled mainly in Europa, Nord America and Asia, attending artists program in the United States in San Francisco, Boston and San Antonio, Nuova Dehli India and Clisson Francia. He taught at Accademia di Belle Arti Giacomo Carrara in Bergamo and at the Università IUAV di Venezia.