Francesca Martinelli, visual artist, performer and writer, born in Udine, lives and works in Trieste, where she teaches at the Popolare University of Trieste. In 2018, she exhibited at Caravetra Dalle Retrovie, a personal exhibition curated by Sergio Tossi. In the same year she worked at the Alinari Museum AIM, in Trieste as head of education. Among her previous works, we note Ex Voto, composed of two volumes, made separately (vol. I: Ex vow of young girls, thieves and foxes in furious anarchy; vol. II: Former vow of brigands, assassins, fairies, saints and farmers).