Paolo Garau was born in 1975 in Rome where he lives and works. In 1998 he graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome in the sculpture section and in 1999 he attended the TAM sculpture course in Pietrarubbia (PU), chaired by Arnaldo Pomodoro. In 2001, he took part in the Leonardo Project in Berlin. He is mainly dedicated to sculpture: his artistic research is centered on experimenting with new formal compositions, often starting from a single sculpture he produces casts from which he starts new works. Since 2003 he has been teaching sculpture and art in high schools. He was involved in the design and construction of scenic and decorative elements. Paolo uses different materials: ceramics, metals, synthetic resins, wood and fabrics. In 2008 he participated in the artist residence at the Castello di Rivoli with the project “Real presence” and in 2015 he participated in the Bocs Art residence in Cosenza, curated by Alberto Dambruosio.