Federico Bassi (Walter) is an illustrator.

He graduated from the Giulio Romano Art Institute in Mantua. He exhibits in numerous solo and group exhibitions.

He is several times among the winners of the Premio Italia per le Arti Visive and the Premio di Pittura del Comune di Sarezzo (BS).

In 2012 he created the characters Ominetti. In 2014 he created the character Bustaffino for the company Bustaffa. In 2016 he created the character Dottorso for the C. Poma Hospital in Mantua. In 2017, in collaboration with Studio Hathi, he created the logo for the 111th edition of the Mipel Fair in Milan and took care of part of the scenographic set-up.