Francesco Pedraglio is a writer and an artist. He was born in Como, Italy. He lives in Mexico City.
Recent exhibitions include: Kettle's Yard with Fig. Future, Cambridge (2018); Museo Leonora Carrington, San Luis Potosi (2018); Kunstverein Munich, Munich (2017); PAKT, Amsterdam (2017); CRAC Alsace (2017); Jose Garcia ,mx, Mexico City (2016); Instituto Svizzero, Milan (2016); Sheffield Fringe, Sheffield (2016); Parallel Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico (2015); Norma Mangione Gallery, Turin (2015); The Physics Room, Christchurch, New Zealand (2015); Kunsthalle Wien (2015).
A collection of poems titled 99 Battle and 1 War (an extract) was published by Piano Nobile (CH) in 2016. His novel A man in a room spray painting a fly was published by Book Works in 2014.
Together with Tania Pérez Córdova, Pedraglio runs the publishing house Juan de la Cosa / John of the Thing.
In 2007 he initiated the London art space FormContent.