Stefano W. Pasquini (b. 1969, Bologna, Italy) received his MFA from the Academy of Fine Arts of Bologna in 1991, he then left the country for Dublin, briefly, London for seven years, and New York until 2001, where he also worked as PA for Robert C. Morgan and was Guest Editor of New York Arts Magazine. He’s currently based back in Bologna, where he works. He was Head Curator of Sesto Senso, a small no profit gallery in Bologna, for the exhibiting seasons of 2001-2002. Between 2001 and 2008 he was Art Director of “Work – Art in progress”, magazine of the Contemporary Art Gallery of Trento. He has been exhibiting since 1988 with group shows in places such as the Collective Gallery (Edinburgh), The National Portrait Gallery (London), Casco (Utrecht), ICA (London), Art in General (New York), Star67 (Brooklyn), ONI (Boston), Alphadelta (Athens), Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (New York) and solo shows at Carnera (Adria), Bond Gallery (Birmingham), Sesto Senso, Graffio, Villa Serena (Bologna), Galleria 42 Contemporaneo, Studio Vetusta (Modena), Melepere (Verona) and Kingsgate (London).
He is author of Accidental//Coincidental, Newhouse, New York, 2008, Editor of Obsolete Shit magazine and Head of Why the Fuck not Ppodcast. He is curator of Studio Cloud 4, an independent art space in Bologna, and runs a radio programme on art at Radio Città Fujiko. He teaches Tecniche Grafiche Speciali at the Albertina Academy of Fine Arts of Turin.