Fabien Castanier is a native of Paris, where he previously worked in the TV and film industry. After 5 years behind the camera, Castanier decided to follow his true passion into the art world, opening galleries in Paris and Corsica. During this time, he began representing European artists abroad, traveling extensively to Los Angeles. In 2002, Castanier relocated to California to focus on art consulting in the states. For the past 12 years, Castanier has worked with and advised private collectors, corporate organizations, museums, and designers. From 2004 to 2009 he co-owned the Ambrogi-Castanier gallery in West Hollywood.