Born and raised in a small town, moved to the big city, Federico Gastaldi is a 28 years old illustrator.
In 2013 he graduated from the IED of Turin (European Design Institute) with a BA in illustration. In the same year, he won second place in the competition "Previsioni del Tempo", the contest of the Italian Illustrators Association (Associazione Autori di Immagini) that rewards the best emerging talents.
From 2016 is represented worldwide by the American agency Salzman International.
A partial clients list include The Wall Street Journal, ESPN The Magazine, Variety, Penguin Random House, Doubleday, The Kraft Heinz Company, Vitro Agency, University of California San Diego, Arizona Theater Company, Entrepreneur Magazine, Science News, Xprize Foundation, Die Zeit, Mayo Clinic, American Gas, Der Spiegel, Chicago Booth Review, IEEE Spectrum, Zehno, ICBA Independent Banker magazine, Handelsblatt, Brigham Young University, Texas Tech University, Claremont McKenna College, Babson, Washington and Lee, Clark Magazine and many others.
He lives and works in Milan, Italy.