Francesca Wade (United Kingdom, 1984) grew up in England, Scotland, Norway and Egypt. She studied fashion design at Central Saint Martins and graphic design at Brighton Art School.
After graduating, Francesca won an art residency at FABRICA in Italy where she spent the first few years of her career. Francesca, a young entrepreneur, moved from Italy to Brazil where she spent 6 years focused on creating, planning and investing in art, design and communication.
Companies Francesca co-founded include Mesa - innovation and educational workshops, and MECA - a boutique global music platform. Since moving to NYC 7 years ago, Francesca continued her successful design career before discovering painting, to which she now dedicates her time and energies.