Half Italian, half Argentinian, Sebastiano Mauri lives and works between Buenos Aires and Milan. He has graduated with honors from NYU with a BA in Film and TV, he has directed various shorts which have won the Warner Borthers Award and the Martin Scorsese Post-Production Award. He has studied fine arts at the Byam Shaw School of Art in London and the Art Students League in New York. Recent solo show includes his participation in the 2009 Havana Biennial. His work has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art of Trento (MART), The National Museum of Contemporary Art in Bucharest (MNAC), Center for Contemporary Arts (KSA:K, Chisnau), The Center for Contemporary Art of Ticino (CACT, Bellinzona), The Recoleta Cultural Center (CCR, Buenos Aires), Via Farini (Milan), Foundation for the Contemporary Arts (FAC, Montevideo), The Spanish Cultural Center of Buenos Aires (CCEBA), Palazzo Delle Papesse (Siena), The Triennale di Milano.