Frank Espinosa attended the School of Visual Arts in NY in film and animation. Earlier in his career he worked for Walt Disney Animation and Consumer Products, and later was Art Director at Warner Bros. Consumer Products producing an award-winning character design manual, redesigning the Looney Tunes characters, and creating Baby Looney Tunes and the complete series of the Looney Tunes postage stamps.
He received the Martin Luther King Visiting Professor Fellowship at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2006 and 2007; participated in the Ohio State University and Collins College Lecture Series; developed a comic book series for Princeton University; created and illustrated a full color graphic novel based on the life of Salvatore Ferragamo, from which illustrations were showcased in store windows world-wide. His graphic novel, “Rocketo,” was nominated for three Eisner Awards. Frank is currently Art Director at Zum zum books, and is illustrating, Frankenstein, Dracula, Candide and 20 thousand leagues under the Sea.
Walt Disney Company
Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
Ohio State University
Scuola Internazionale di comics, Firenze, Italy