Francesca Brunetti is an artist and a scholar who pursued an interdisciplinary and international education in Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States. She earned her BA and MA in Philosophy from La Sapienza University of Rome. She also has a MA in Communication Design from the Glasgow School of Art. On moving to the US, she obtained a PhD in Visual and Performing Arts at the University of Texas at Dallas. She has been included in several group and solo shows in the US, Europe, and Japan; held teaching appointments at American, European and Asian universities; presented her artistic projects at international academic conferences; and published articles about her work in peer-reviewed journals. She is currently a Teaching Fellow in Design Foundations at the Institute of Creativity and Innovation at Xiamen University in China.