Antonio Panetta, born in Italy, studied fine arts with Dieter Appelt at the Berlin University of the Arts after completing his architecture degree in Florence. He lives and works as a freelance artist in Berlin. Artistic works by Antonio Panetta have been shown in the Museum Center Vapriikki, Tampere (Finland), in the Museum for Photography, Braunschweig, at the Academy of the Arts, Berlin, in the ZKM | Center for Art and Media Technology in Karlsruhe and in the Guardini Gallery, Berlin. Antonio Panetta is also active as a lecturer in photography and as a curator.