Toni Pecoraro was born in Favara (Agrigento) Italy on 27 april 1958. In 1977 he graduated from the Agrigento Institute of Art. From 1977 to 1981 he studied decoration at Florence Fine Arts Academy. In 1985, he attended the Specialisation School of Graphics "Il Bisonte" as a scholarship student.
From 1985 to 1990 he taught Engraving Techniques at Macerata Fine Arts Academy. At present he is teaching Engraving Techniques at Bologna Fine Arts Academy.