Maurizio Vitella

Associated Professor of History of Modern Art at the Department of Culture and Society of the University of Palermo, Italy. In 1996 he obtained a PhD in Industrial design, Figurative and Applied
Arts at the Politecnico of Milan. Between 1999 and 2000 he obtained a specialized qualification in Identification, analysis and screening of fabrics at the Foundation for Arte della Seta Lisio in Florence.