Ernesto Kavi was born in Mexico City, Mexico in 1981. He has studied Philosphy and Art History at various universities around Mexico and Europe. He is a poet and has published a book of poetry, La luz impronunciable, in 2016. He is a co-founder and editor of Sextopiso, the Mexican publishing house which is responsible for publishing Gregor von Rezzori’s books in that part of the world. He has lived in Havana, Barcelona, Salamanca, Venice, Vienna, Florence, Budapest and currently resides in Paris.