The Hero’s Journey of Alessandro Travaini

What is the best thing that I love about my work? The best thing of my work is be in contact with artist and be available to express myself in my best way
What is my idea of happiness? My idea of happiness is when you found your balance and accept completely yourself
What is my greatest fear? My greatest fear is to remain alone in the dark moment of my life, but right now I’m feeling so grateful to be surrounded by special souls
What is the trait that I most deplore in myself? The trait that I most deplore of myself is my fragility, sometimes that things make me special, but another moment make me feel hurt
Which living persons in my profession do i most admire? The living persons that I admire in my profession is the stylist Lotta Volkova, she’s amazing in her work
What is my greatest extravagance? My greatest extravagance is my style, sometimes is minimal but all rest of the time I’m extra for the society
On what occasion would I lie? I usually lie with the white lie, because I don’t get used to lie to the people, I prefer genuine and transparent things
What is the thing that I dislike the most in my work? The most thing that I dislike of my work is when people undervalue my skill and don’t see in the real point behind a work.
When and where was I the happiest, in my work? I was the happiest person at work at my first personal shooting, that I put 100% of myself
If I could, what would I change about myself? I would like to change about my way to put out my stress and how I communicate, because sometime there’s a lot of misunderstanding
What is my greatest achievement in work? My greatest achievement on work is when magazine and people who follow appreciate a lot my work and give me a good feedback
Where would I most like to live? I would like to live in Paris or Berlin
What is my most treasured possession? My most treasured possessions is my Personality, because I couldn’t be myself without it
What is my most marked characteristic? My most marked characteristic is my different point of view in how I approach to the world
What is my most inspirational location, in my city? At the moment, I didn’t find any inspirational locations, because in this period I’m inspired by art and internet
What is my favorite place to eat and drink, in my city? I really like sushi, so my favorite places in my city are all the oriental restaurants.
What books influenced my life and how? The book that influenced my life is the book “your erroneous areas” by Wayne W. Dyer.
You Only Die Once. What music would I listen on my last day? Absolutely “When the party’s over” by Billie Eilish, the most song played on my 2020 playlist by Spotify
Who is my hero or heroine in fiction? I sincerely don’t have a hero or heroine
Who are my heroes and heroines in real life? In real life all the people could be an inspiration for me, there’s no heroes or antagonist.
Which movie would i recommend to see once in a lifetime? The movie that I would like to recommend is Call me by your name
What role plays art in my life and work? Art in my life and work has a crucial role
What do the words ‘You are the storyteller of your own life’ to me? YOU. ARE. FREE.
Who is my greatest fan, sponsor, partner in crime? My dearest best friend is the best fan and partner in crime
Which people or companies would I like to work with in 2021? I really would like to work with Uglyworldwide (emerging model) and Charles Jeffrey Loverboy (an amazing designer based in London), Dion Lee (emerging designer based in NY)
Which people in my profession who can make a real difference in my creative career would i love
to meet in 2021?
In my profession a people who can really make a difference is the new generations of artist, I don’t want to mention someone in specific, because there are lot of photographers ,stylists and art
directors in Europe that are amazing
What project, in 2021, am I looking forward to work on? On this year I’m working on my personal project that I’ll propose to a famous magazine based in Milan, I can’t give a spoiler, just stay tuned on my work 🙂
Where can you see me or my work in 2021? I would like to see my work on magazine and try to collab with artist and emerging talent on music word
What do the words “Passion Never Retires” mean to me? Passion never retires, for me does it mean that you need to put 100% of yourself in what you do and what makes you free to express what’s in inside your mind, because new generation need to break the rules that old generation get to us!
Which creative heroes should Peter invite to tell their story? Heroes that peter should invite are absolutely Martin Gregory Jerez and Rafael Pavarotti
How can you contact me?
You can contact me on Instagram (@n.ymphaea , and
LinkedIn always available to reply
to all when I’m free!

Here follows a message of Peter de Kuster, founder of The Hero’s Journey


  • tickYou are a creative professional who is interested in developing yourself and your creative business.
  • tickYou are aware that there are no quick fixes. Learning is a journey that works when you are fully committed to it. A coach can bring awareness and help you navigate, but in the end it’s you who is in charge of your growth.
  • tickYou want to learn more about how to tell yourself a more powerful story, learn about blind spots, and get feedback.
  • tickYou are curious and want to engage in an interactive learning journey with Peter de Kuster.
  • tickYou are motivated to work in-between journeys on yourself (e.g. working on questions that will help you develop new storytelling, mindsets, skills, and behaviors).


The Hero’s Journey is all about your development. To make the most out of your journey with Peter, we ask you to prepare topics to work on with him. These topics can serve as a starting point for further in-depth exploration.


One Hour Virtual Coaching for Euro 150 (excluding VAT)

One Day Journey for EUR 1,200 (excl. VAT)

Two Day Journey for EUR 2,150 (excl. VAT)

Three Day Journey for EUR 2,950 (excl. VAT)



Who can sign up for The Hero’s Journey?

Creative professionals who wish to improve their storytelling, mindset(s) and develop their leadership skills.

What language do we speak in the journey?


Can I bring my own topics?

Yes, you get to choose your own topic.

Are journeys confidential?

Yes. Peter will not share anything that is discussed in the journey.

Where will the journeys take place?

Sessions will take place travelling with Peter a world city like Paris, Rome, Florence, Barcelona, Amsterdam, London, Antwerp, Venice, New York, Berlin, Madrid.

How do I sign up?

Send Peter an email to

How do I pay?

After you booked The Hero’s Journey by sending an email to Peter you will receive an email with info how to pay.

How do I book and reschedule a journey?

Once we’ve received your payment, our Program Coordinator will book your journey. She will also support you with rescheduling journeys if needed.

What is your cancellation policy?

Individual journeys can be postponed up to one week before the journey.

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