Massimiliano was born and grew up in Prato, a small medieval city in Tuscany, well renowned for its textile industry and the wide Chinese community. He graduated in foreign languages from the University of Florence and the University of Bologna. As a big fan of China and Chinese culture, he has studied mandarin for some time.
His passion has led him to work for TIAC, a Chinese artistic group, for almost three years, during which time he successfully managed the organization of art exhibitions and workshops, with some of the most important living Masters of contemporary figurative art, such as Odd Nerdrum and Golucho. He also worked as a curriculum supervisor during some camps for kids in China, as a collaboration between TIAC and a Chinese company.
Massimiliano Giunta was on the organizing committee of the Art World Forum Florence themed “Artists Take the Lead” in 2018.