Fabio Pastori has always considered “visual” as the most effective communicating art.
In his early years, working in the advertising field, his illustrations were so impacting that his campaigns worked even with not-so-good head-lines.
In the 1980’s, he began working in Dinosauria and his style kept its strong character, as evident in hazardous prospectives, in extreme three-dimensionality and especially in the courageous use of strong and vivid colors.
At that time, no one had ever illustrated dinosaurs as he did – not only his paintings seemed to have a soul, but, anticipating the times, these were extremely colo
- Dinosaurs Illustrator (Paleoartist) - Concept Designer - Illustrator and Painter - Teacher - Costume Designer -
At age five and a half, while his classmates were playing with toy soldiers, Fabio Pastori was sketching images of Brontosaurus and Tyrannosaurus in his notebooks. A native of Milan, Italy, Fabio followed his dream of becoming an artist and studied art at the Liceo Artistico di Brera and then Scuola Superiore d'Arte del Castello Sforzesco, where he began to teach drawing at age 18.
While he was teaching and later directing a course in illustration, he continued his training as a hyper-realistic illustrator and learned to render