Paolo Bertocchi was born 1968 in Bologna, Italy. He currently lives and works in New York City. In 2005 he was awarded the Annenberg Foundation Honorary Fellowship. His installations and performances have been featured in museums and galleries internationally including: MACRO Museum of Contemporary Art Roma, Italy; The Museum of Modern Art, Salzburg, Austria; Braga Menendez Gallery, Buenos Aires, Argentina; The Modern Art Gallery (G.A.M.), Bologna,Italy; Djerassi Foundation, San Francisco, CA; Artists Allince Inc. Space, New York City; Palazzo Florio, Udine, Italy; Corraini Gallery, Mantova, Italy and Apexart Gallery, New York City.