Federico Gastaldi is an Italian Illustrator.
In 2013 he graduated from the IED of Turin (European Design Institute) with a BA in illustration.
Since 2016 it has been represented worldwide by the American agency Salzman International.
His debut picture book, CHIP, is due out with Christy Ottaviano Books/Little, Brown in October 2023.
A partial clients list includes The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Boston Globe, Meta/Facebook, ESPN, Variety, Penguin Random House, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, AKQA, Chase Bank, Condé Nast, Delta, The Kraft Heinz Company, Doubleday, Architectural Digest, ProPublica, Mayo Clinic, Barron's, Vitro Agency, University of California San Diego, George Lucas Educational Foundation, and many others.
He also runs the family farm, together with his cousin, in the charming hills of Monferrato, producing fruit and vegetables.
He owns about 50 chickens.