A native of Perugia, Chiara was attracted to art as a child and studied at l’Instituto d’Arte Bernardino di Betto. Post university studies took her to Milan and then to Terni to study at Tecnico di Cinema d’Animazione. She has collaborated with many artists in animation and TV series, and been part of three animated feature films. She’s also created original comics. Ms. Cardini works at Gruppo T & RB, on of the most important animation companies of central Italy for communication and publicity. It is Chiara’s work that was displayed during the performances of Platero and I in October of 2011.