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Internationally recognized Italian artist PEETA (Manuel Di Rita) began is graffiti career in 1993. He is a member of the EAD crew (Padova, Italy), FX and RWK crews (New York City) and has participated, over the years, in jams, festivals and art exhibitions all over the world. He has been featured by countless media including Hi-Fructose magazine, Hypebeast, Society Perrier, Artribune, Journal du Design, Scope Magazine, Art Domus, NYC Street Art magazine and more. His work explores the potential of sculptural lettering and anamorphism, both in painting and in sculpture. His monumental murals have been commissioned in cities around the world including Lisbon (Portugal), Mannheim (Germany), Costa Smeralda (Sardinia Italy), Frankston (Australia), Port Adelaide (Australia), Venice (Italy), Gainsville Florida (USA), Lodz (Poland), Rotterdam (Netherlands), Guangzhou (China), Miami Florida (USA), Vancouver (Canada), Paris (France), Yekaterinburg (Russia) and many more. Peeta currently resides in Venice, Italy.