Marco Fantini was born in 1965 in Vicenza, Italy. In 1983 he attended the Faculty of Architecture at University of Venice following Italo Zannier's photography courses among others. Influenced by Diane Arbus' works he started a personal research concentrating on themes of diversity and alienation. In 1989 Marco Fantini traveled to Mexico where he spent 2 years working in Enrique Norten's architectural studio, and studying Mexican muralist painting. His first oil paintings date back to this period.In the lastest years he has worked also in video installation and sculpture projects.
Lives and work in Milano