Gaetano Pesce was born in 1939 in La Spezia, Italy. In 1963 he graduated from the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Venice and in 1969 he worked on furniture design for C&B Italy. Pesce worked pm a project for a Highrise in Manhattan in 1978. In 1983 he created the installation concept for the Moda Italia exhibition in New York and designed the El Liston bar in the Il Palazzo Hotel in 1989. Pesce created the installation for Creativitalia Exhibition in 1990. Principal exhibitions of his works include "Italy: The New Domestic Landscape" at the Museum of Modern Art in New York in 1972; his one-man show "Le future est peut-être passé?" at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs of the Louvre in 1975; and "Architecture et industrie" at the Crntre Pompidou in 1984. Pesce lives in New York.