I love to inspire people and make pixels shine

I explored many fields in graphic and design.
I graduated at Istituto Statale d'Arte of Urbino and specialized in 3D Animation.

I worked for RAI and Mediaset in the field of 3D special effects and I was member of the Adobe Guru for the digital video area. I gave courses on comics and digital painting, I worked on graphic design, web applications and multimedia.

I started to freelance in 2011, published the comic series "Niki Batsprite" (10 full color books, ongoing) and specialized in comics and illustrations. I teach comics and manga and cooperates in various projects: from movies ("Der Urbino Krimi" by Studio Hamburg) to 3D prototyping and printing.

Since 2013, I perform live painting in the Area Performance during the Lucca Comics & Games event.

I was selected among international artists by ArtOrder LLC of Jon Schindehette, former Art Director of Dungeons & Dragons, for the artbooks "Tiny Dragons".

Through my blog "Touched By Art" I offer free advices and resources for indie authors and artists.

Books and Press

  • "Niki Batsprite" comic series
  • Tiny Dragons Artbook Collection
  • Kemet: The Sun Empire
  • Gods of Asgard
  • Radioapocalypse
  • Transhuman

Boardgames and role playing games

  • The Reaper
  • Verryx
  • Apocalypse Survive
  • Byblum

Movies and Video

  • Archimede
  • Genghis Khan
  • Rome
  • Cattivik
  • Der Urbino Krimi
  • Asuryan (video musicale)
  • I due coccodrilli (video musicale)

Shows, Workshops and Performances

  • Area Performance Lucca Comics & Games (yearly since 2013)
  • Workshop "Draw Fantastic Creatures" (2018, Modena)
  • Workshop "Comics & Copic" (2015, Brescia)
  • Workshop "Copic" (2015, Riccione)
  • Gradara Magic Castle (2015)
  • Personal Show (2014 e 2015)
  • Show "Engraving and Animation" (2014)
  Contact me
©Francesca Urbinati, All rights reserved.
Urbino (PU) Italia. P.IVA 02441020415

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