Paolo Aita was born near Cosenza and completed his studies with a degree in literature, specialising in art history. He lives and works in Rome.
His activities reflect a multi-disciplinary background. In fact, he has written numerous art and exhibition catalogues, edited several music anthologies and published books on a variety of subjects, from aesthetics to translations. He is an editor at Segno, Arte e curatora and Exibart. He is editor of music programmes at Vatican Radio.