Simone Turra was born in 1969 in Transaqua, Province of Trento. He attended the art school in Pozza di Fassa and after that the university of Art "Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera" in Milan, where he successfully passed his exams in 1992. Today he works and lives in Tonadico di Primiero, Trento with his family and works as sculptur and teacher.