Massimiliano Fuksas starts his practice in Rome and begins working with Anna Maria Sacconi after a Degree in Architecture from "La Sapienza" University in Rome, he participates in the 12th and the 13th Paris Biennial. He took part in the 1987 "The new Rome school" exhibition, Deutsches Architekturmuseum, Frankfurt am Main and he had a solo show at Architecture Art Galerie, Genéve. He is a Member of the Berlin and Salzburg town planning commissions, in 97 became a director of Institut Français d'Architecture, 1998/2000 Director of VII Biennale Internazionale di Architettura di Venezia 2000 "Less Aesthetics, More Ethics", in 2000 - Appointed Commandeur de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres de la République Française, and Accademico Nazionale di San Luca. He has been Visiting Professor in a number of universities including Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Stuttgardt, Ecole Spéciale d'Architecture in Paris, Institut für Entwerfen und Architektur in Hanover, Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Vienna and Columbia University in New York . He now lives and works in Rome and Paris.