Gastón Caba(1978), born human & free-lance illustrator. Currently lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina. His work features worldwide in many exhibitions, websites, international magazines, plus some books like “Pictoplasma 2” (Die Gestalten Verlag), “The big book of illustration ideas” (Harper Collins) & “Football Heroes” (Herzglut Verlag). He was member of Grupo Sorna, an eclectic bunch of writers & designers, where he developed a flash animation series named “Mundo Juanca”. Juanca´s characters design has been the main loved characters in Gastón´s work.
Last year he made up the “Ping-Pong Remix” project, in wich he invited +70 of the best illustrators/designers around the world to remix his ping-pong characters. He´s also composer/singer for Flavia & the Motonets.
2006 “Gods of Inspiration” Benetton´s Fabrica Features . Hong Kong.
2005 Proyecto 100x70. Subaquatica. Madrid, España.
2006 Football Heroes, Bd Pavés, Sierre/Siders, Valais, Switzerland
2006 Football Heroes, Alte Kaserne, Winterhur, Switzerland
2006 Characters at war , Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA).
2006 Design Warriors. The Butter Factory, Singapore.
2005 Homage to Helvetica Collaborative, Cantoyama, Hong Kong
2005 Sayonara/Proyector Proyect, aRamona Gallery, New York
2005 GET IT LOUDER: A visual noise made by young talented designers and artists around the globe. Shenzhen+Shangai+Beijing, China
2005 Characters at war, NRW-Forum für Kultur und Wirtschaft Ehrenhof 2 / Dusseldorf / Germany
2004 Characters at war, Zentralburo, Berlin
2003 Pictoplasma Art Exhibit: An exhibition of contemporary character design and art, F.I.N. Arts, New York
2003 Pictoplasma Art Exhibit: An exhibition of contemporary character design, Zakka Corp, New York
Some previous clients:
-UNESCO / Argentina Goverment / Argentina
-Orange / England
-YCN / England
-Benetton / Hong Kong
-LA Gear / Hong Kong
-Milk Magazine / Hong Kong
-IdN Magazine / Hong Kong
-Computer Arts Mag / China
-ZINEFEST2005 / USA
-TheLevel5 – Kaching Brands/ USA
-XLR8R Mag / USA
-Die Gestalten Verlag / Germany
-Hersglut Verlag / Germany
-Qubo Mag / Spain
-Pezelectrico / Spain
Personal Portfolio: www.unaradio.com.ar/gaston
t: (54 11) 6-312 0657
m: (54 11) 154-949-1312
Buenos Aires – Argentina