Born in Rochester, NY on April 14, 1909. Pabian studied at the Mechanics' Institute in his native city. In 1930 he moved to southern California and for 45 years was an animator-director in Hollywood (Award, Cannes Film Festival, 1956). He died at his home in Oak View, CA on July 23, 1996. Exh: Calif. WC Society, 1935-36; Painters & Sculptors of LA, 1937.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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