Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Pusateri lives in Auckland and works in a variety of mediums from photography, digital media and drawing to printmaking and painting. He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Syracuse University, and a Master of Fine Arts (honours) from the University of Auckland.
Pusateri is the founder / director of Auckland Print Studio and a lecturer in Architecture at Unitec Institute of Technology. He has exhibited in the USA, Ireland, Italy, Canada, Costa Rica, England, Japan, Taiwan and New Zealand. His work has won awards and is represented in numerous private and public collections.
Triptych lithograph Búho y Calavera
Winner of the 2018 New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award. This nationally significant award was established, and is hosted, by the Waikato Society of Arts. With the win, Pusateri receives $20,000, one of the largest art cash prizes in the country.