Born in Milan, where he has taken his degree in architecture. He is immediately interested at theatre and set-designing. Since 1988, after an important activity as assistant, he begins to sign his sets and often the costumes too for many operas and plays.
He published books and essays about set-designing and he made many projects for exibitions and for to set open theatres.
He is professor in History and Planning of Scenography at the University IUAV of Venise.