He was born in Lecce in 1966. He moved to Milan in 1984, where in 1992 he received a degree in architecture. I n 1993 he lived in New York City where he attended a movie -direction course at the New York University. In 1994, he was commissioned to design his first project: the “Anna Molinari Blumarine” shop in London. In the same year he opened his own studio in Milan. From 2000 until 2003 he worked as Art Director at Bisazz a, contributing in the international growth of the mosaic tile brand.