Ottonella Mocellin and Nicola Pellegrini were born in Milan in 1966 and 1962. In 1984 they moved to London where they studied Public Art and Architecture at Chelsea School of Art and Architectural Association. In 2001/2002 they represented Italy for the PS1 International Studio Program in New York. Their work, which includes installations, photographs, videos and performances has been shown in galleries and museums nationally and internationally. From 2009 they teach Performance at the Accademia Carrara in Bergamo They are represented by Lia Rumma in Milano/Napoli. They live and work in Berlin.