As both an artist and scholar, Francesca Brunetti’s research involves interdisciplinary approaches to drawing and gender studies. Brunetti possesses a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Philosophy pursued at La Sapienza University of Rome. In 2012, she moved to Scotland where she obtained a Certificate of Higher Education in Art and Design at the Edinburgh College of Art and she earned a second Master’s in Communication Design at the Glasgow School of Art. Before moving to Scotland, she obtained a Certificate in Graphic Design at the Romeur Academy in Rome. Currently she is settled in Dallas, where she is a PhD Candidate in Visual and Performing Arts at the University of Texas at Dallas and she is a Research Fellow at The Edith O’Donnell Institute of Art History.