Francesco Faina was born in Foligno (Perugia, Italy) in 1963. He lives and works in Bologna.
Architect, manager at Bologna University, he is one of the most original and talented Italian watercolorists. He frequently paints marine subjects related to sicilian islands, where he often goes.
The subjects of Faina paintings are often humorous flashes, his artworks/titles in many cases are funny untranslatable joke of words.