Renato Messina, Siracusa (Italy), 1968. After graduating in piano and in DAMS University in Bologna (Italy), he studied electronic music with Emanuele Casale and Alessandro Cipriani. He has published scientific studies and participated at various conferences. His electroacoustic performance, videos and art installations have been selected in several international festivals. He is currently a Professor of Electroacoustics at the Istituto Superiore di Studi Musicali Vincenzo Bellini in Catania.