Franko B was born in Milan and has lived in London since 1979. He has been creating
work across video, photography, performance, painting, installation, sculpture and
mixed media since 1990. He has performed at the Tate Modern, ICA, South London
Gallery and Beaconsfield. He has presented work internationally in Zagreb, Moscow,
Mexico City, Milan, Amsterdam, Antwerp, Copenhagen, Madrid and Vienna, Tate
Liverpool and most recently at the Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium and the
Crawford municipal gallery in Cork, Ireland.

Franko B lectures widely, including at St. Martins School of Art, DasArt, New York
University and the Courtauld Institute of Art. He has been the subject of two
monographs, 'Franko B' (Black Dog Publishing 1998) and 'Oh Lover Boy' (2001) and
has published a photographic project entitled 'Still Life' (2003).  Franko B’s recent
projects include a mentoring scheme with artists., www.

He has just published a new monograph called Blinded by Love.  

Franko B has recently decided to discontinue bleeding in performance, and is pursuing
other challenging creative strategies, including painting , sculpture and installation.
shown courtesy
Galleria Pack, Milan