Simone Bortolotti was born in 1963 in Florence. After scientific high school degree and studies in Forestry Sciences, decides to dedicate himself to painting.
He attends the laboratories of Josiane Grandin (Impruneta) and Prof. Antonio Di Tommaso, in Florence. He also frequented Palazzo dei Pittori in Florence, under prof. Carlo Gallen supervision. Then he moved to Germany for a few years, deepening his pictorial research and holding exhibitions in various cities. He currently lives and works between Florence and Venice.