Alberto Russo (Sting) is an italian artist and graphic designer currently living and working in Switzerland. After graduating from the Ecole Romande d'Arts Graphiques, in the year 2000, he founded his own studio: Area Design. Between 2000 and 2015, he signed numerous record covers for swiss music artists such as Stress and Sens Unik and created artworks for Nike, Puma and Absolut. Since 2015, he focuses solely on his activity as an illustrator and painter. Thanks to his drawing skills, he has developed a visual vocabulary in the manner of master engravers such as Rembrandt or Dürer to describe his own vision of Mother Nature and the animal kingdom.