Roberto Romei Rotondo was born in Milan, Italy.

He studied Fine Arts at the Academia delle Belle Arti in Florence

and obtained a Masters of Arts at Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.

He was also a pupil of famous painter Guido Molinari and sculptor Tino Petronzio.

Roberto exhibited extensively, most recently at Palazzo Delle Esposizioni, Roma, Italy, and the 3818 Cool Gallery in Beijing, China.

He enjoys an international reputation; his works hang in dozens of corporations:

Dupont of Canada, Pirelli International, Suncor Energy Canada, Bell Canada, Enseicom Montreal Canada, Rotana Hotels (Lebanon, Qatar, Bahrain and Kuwait),

Fonex Data Systems Canada, Assicurazioni La Fondaria Italy, Michelin France, to name but a few.

When not in Montreal he spends much of his time in Tuscany

where his studio has become a place of pilgrimage for art aficionados and wine lovers alike