Direttore artistico della Mostra Internazionale d'Arte Cinematografica di Venezia
Regista di film d'animazione
Stefano Franceschetti is an artist and teacher of animation cinema at the Scuola del Libro of Urbino. He held positions as visiting professor at the IUAV in Venice, at the ERG in Brussels, at the DAMS in Bologna. For fifteen years he taught animation techniques at the Academy of Fine Arts in Urbino.
Since 1995 he has worked with Cristiano Carloni on the creation of videos and installations; the long collaboration with Romeo Castellucci and Socìetas Raffaello Sanzio, which began in 1999, brings their works to the most important theaters in the world.
Their videos have been hosted at prestigious cultural institutions: Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Louvre Museum, Paris; Museum of Modern Art, Strasbourg; La Biennale Teatro, Venice; Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Foundation, Turin; Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing; Oxo Tower, London; Martin Segal Center, New York.
Their works are published on DVD in Europe and in the United States by Rarovideo (Rome) and Dame de Pic (Brussels).