Leo Nafta was born on December 2, 1983 in Tbilisi. He graduated from Shota Rustaveli Theatre and Film University, the Faculty of Screenwriting. His verses first appeared in Giorgi Kekelidze’s journal “L’il”. He founded an art-group “Laboratory” together with his friends Misha Bakhsoliani, Zura Jishkariani (Zombi), Paata Shamugia and Avto Khurtsidze. Young writers jointly held literary evenings and art-performances.