Luca De Gaetano
About the Artist
Luca De Gaetano is a New York and Boston based artist. His work has been shown and reviewed in Italy, France and the US. Luca was Born in Milan, Italy. Before transitioning professionally to art in 2009, he practiced architecture for over ten years living in Milan and Paris, working also through the UK, the Middle-East and the U.S., traveling extensively worldwide.
Luca studied painting and visual arts at SMFA and at BU (MFA 2013) in Boston, earning several scholarships and awards. Since 2013 he has been appointed Lecturer in Art at BU, teaching drawing and painting in Venice (Italy) and in Boston.
While painting and drawing are his main focus, Luca De Gaetano keeps teaching, practicing architecture, free-lance writing and fashion consulting. In 2013, Luca started a collaboration with fashion brand MSGM, creating paintings, prints, and watercolors that became successful textile collections.