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1999 2009

GraphicDesign ProductDesign Illustrations Ideas&Concepts

Lorenzo Gaggiotti Hรถgalidsgatan 27, Stockholm mobile: +46 (0)76 08 34 563 nationality: Italian (in the serious side) born: 17/4/1976 e-mail: lorenzo@designkiller.it my blog/website: www.designkiller.it Ex Design Studio website: www.progetto25zero1.com online "QuickFolio" at issuu.com/designkiller/docs/quickfolio2009

2008/2009

Webscience s.r.l. | Milano Freelance as Website Layout Designer and illustrator. www.webscience.it

2003/2009 Glitter Comunicazione srl | Verona, Milano As Graphic Designer and Art Director. www.glittercomunicazione.it

2009

2002/2003

2005/2009 Facto s.r.l., Graphic+Design | Milano Co-founder, Art Director and Designer. Facto s.r.l. is the society that invested and manufactured the interactive lamps designed by Progetto25zero1: Elica, Mr.Wax and Pupa.

Fall 2001- Prometheo Italia | Milano

2003/2008 Studio Associato Progetto25zero1 -

Winter/Spring 2000

Culture Twist EGIMS Corp. | South Korea Partner-Designer to design graphics and illustrations for t-shirts sold in South Korea. www.culturetwist.com

Graphic+Design | Milano Co-founder, Art Director and Designer. Progetto25zero1 is a creative studio based in Milan that made concepts, designed products and followed the corporate identity of several clients. www.progetto25zero1.com

Free-Lance | Milano Corporate Image and website for Glitter Comunicazione s.r.l., Peschiera del Garda, VR. Website for JKR Productions s.r.l., Milano. Concept and Design of furnitures for DDM Advertising, Verona.

Part-time job CorelDraw ver.10 teacher at Prometheo Italia, Milano. DDM | Verona Part-time job as graphic designer and Art Director Junior at DDM Studio Di Michele, Verona.

1999 Virus Digital Service | Milano Part-time job at the copy center Virus Digital Service, Milano. Plots and prints department, graphic design department, design of the logo.


Education University 1996/2003 Politecnico di Milano Industrial Design & Graphic Design (5 years) Attended courses: industrial-design, car-design, yacht-design, graphic-design. Graduated in April 2003 as Doctor in Industrial Design. Thesis title: Emotional “Videotyping” Thesis tutor: Prof. Roberto Pieracini. Score: 94 out of 100

Outbound Experience 2000/2001 Erasmus Project, Antwerpen ERASMUS student at Hogeschool Antwerpen Productontwikkeling (PO), Belgium (10 months).

High School 1992/1996 School of Art, Ancona Attended the experimental course called “digital image”; students learns the basis in video editing and direction, graphic design, art-direction and 3D modelling. Score: 58 out of 60.

Spoken Languages Italian: Native English:

Skills

Fluent written and spoken

Creativity, fantasy, imagination and vision.

at “UFSIA/ICTL Steunpunt Taal en Communicatie”

Fast, organized, coordinated.

Nederlands voor Anderstaligen certificaat

Flemish/Dutch: Very good written and spoken. Certificate taken

Experience in teamwork and Art Direction. Respectful of the rules, timelines and deadlines.

Swedish:

Great observer, care for details.

Beginner at Folk Universitetet Stockholm

Skills in freehand drawing and illustrations. Calligraphy and lettering knowledge. Street Art knowledge (ex graffiti writer). Motto: Quality Over Quantity


Exhibitions Events Fairs

2008

International Furniture Fair - Milano

2007 International Furniture Fair - Milano

Fuori Salone/Interni

Progetto25zero1+Antidiva

c/o Galleria Adam’o Eva Art+Design – Via Visconti di

Rho Fiera – pavillion 7, booth G-20 Antidiva Divani.

Modrone 1 - Milano

With Mr.Wax lamps and Pupa lamp.

With Elica lamp, Pupa lamp and Mr.Wax lamps.

2008 Badische Landemuseum Karlsruhe - Germany

2007 International Furniture Fair - Fuori Salone: That’s Design Exhibition - Milano

Design+Emotion – “Produkte die Gefühle wecken”.

SuperStudio Più, via Forcella (Zona Tortona), Milano

With Elica lamp and Pupa lamp.

Mr.Wax lamp and Pupa lamp

2007 Gwangju Design Biennale - South Korea

2006

5 October – 3 November 2007.

Presenting “Mr.Wax’s Luminous Dreams”; the lamp that

With Elica lamp.

changes style over time.

2007 WeekRoma DesignPiù 5-13 October 2007 – Spazio Etoile – Rome. With Elica lamp, Pupa lamp and Mr.Wax lamps.

2007 Triennale Di Milano

International Furniture Fair - Salone Satellite

Art direction and teamwork (Progetto25zero1) www.mrwax.it

2005 International Furniture Fair - Salone Satellite Presenting “Do U Speak Design?”; 5 prototypes of interactive lamps that need a gesture to turn them on

Luxury foodbag designed for “ilSole24ore” (Economics

and off: Elica (an airblow), K.On (a punch), Kick-On (a

Italian Magazine).

kick), Accordo (a touch on a bass string), Pupa (a caress).

With C-BOX (Progetto25zero1 and Malcolm Dragotta).

Art Direction and teamwork (Progetto25zero1).

2007 International Furniture Fair - Milano - Exhibition 10

www.progetto25zero1.com/satellite2005

years of Salone Satellite

2003

With Elica lamp, Pupa lamp and Mr.Wax lamps.

Lecture: “Emotional Videotyping”

Webb.IT (Internet Fair) Padova


Contests+ Competitions 2009

Softwares

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts upon invitation from EGIMS Corp. for Krispy Kreme Doughnuts | U.S.A./S.Korea Illustrations for merchandising and t-shirts. Result: pending

2008 2out .com - South Korea (now culturetwist) upon invitation from 2out.com Illustrations for t-shirts Result: design chosen and printed

2007 logotype for “Turin Olympic Park 2006” After the Winter Games in 2006, The Olympic Park needed a new logo to promote the facilities.

2003 A logotype for “Santa Maria di Leuca” Santa Maria di Leuca is a tiny tourist town in the south of Italy that wanted to promote itself with a new logo and a new corporate image. Result: no winners

2002 GameProg Design Contest Participation with Raffaello Dell’Agata, Beltran Berrocal, Nicola D’Antrassi and Daniele Gasparini to invent a new concept for a videogame. Result: 2nd

2001 Riva 1920, Materiale Legno Partecipation with “Draakje”: a table made of curved wood.

meh! OS: Mac and Windows

Adobe Indesign CS3 (very good) Adobe Illustrator CS3 (very good) Adobe Photoshop CS3 (medium) Adobe Flash CS3 (basic) Corel Draw 11 (good) Corel Painter X + Wacom GraphicTablet (very good)

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Publications Design projects and products 2009

Penthouse #173 SPAIN

2008

Design Diffusion News #54 ITALY

2008

Mix Future Interiors, summer issue UK

2008

Salon Interior #123 RUSSIA

2007

Cosmopolitan #11 ITALY

2007

Da Man – summer issue HK

2005

Design at Home summer issue FRANCE

2007

Come Ristrutturare #10-1 ITALY

2005

Lighting Design Collection #10 ITALY

2007

House and More #1-2007 GERMANY

2005

Elle #4/05 ITALY

2006

Glamour #178 ITALY

2005

Form Designtidskriften #4/05 SWEDEN

2006

Cosmopolitan #11 ITALY

2005

Baumeister Zeitschrift für Architektur #102 GERMANY

2006

Ottagono #194 ITALY

2005

Escala #18/05 BRAZIL

2006

Sneakers Marmalade #3 FRANCE/LUXEMBURG

2005

Diseño Interior - #155 SPAIN

2006

Design Diffusion News #134 ITALY

2005

Atrium magazine, summer issue SLOVAKIA

2006

Next Exit #42 ITALY

2005

Pig Magazine # 33 ITALY

2006

Cosmopolitan #8 ITALY

2005

Activa Fashion Design Management #25 ITALY

2006

Interior Digest #70 RUSSIA

2003 Activa Fashion Design Management - #17

2006 Glamour #170

ITALY

TV 2008

SKY - Case & Stili – SKY Leonardo - ITALY

2006

NTV - "Kvartirny Vopros" (Changing rooms) - RUSSIA

2005

RAI 3 - TG3 (news)

2005

RAI 2 - Costume e Società (dossier)

2005

RAI 2 - TG2 (news)

2005

NTV - "Kvartirny Vopros" (Changing rooms) - RUSSIA

2003 Activa Fashion Design Management #14

ITALY

ITALY


Soil Concept Let's say that a creative mind is like a fertile soil and the seed is a new

project. My philosophy takes inspiration from Nature and how a plant grows up and gives its fruits from a little seed, time after time.

Seed the project

Feeding

Growth

Flowers bloom

Fruits, pick a fruit and taste it

Harvest mature fruits

| 1 | Seed the project

| 4 | Flowers bloom

A new assingnment begins, the project is like a seed and

Everybody knows it takes time before the flowers bloom.

it will be fed by what's inside your mind: experiences,

It's when finally you have something more detailed

memories, thoughts, observations, concepts, people,

in your head and on your papers, you know the right

objects, environment, nature, weather, bad and good

direction.

moods, events etc.

| 2 | Feeding

| 5 | Fruits

It's time to study and research, write down concepts and

The design seems ready and like a fruit it takes time to

see what's already done by others. It's time to feed it with

be mature and tasteful. Pick a fruit and taste it, it can be

knowledge, brainstorming, ideas, concepts, case studies

good, but you need to taste it, share it, handle it, play

and work experiences.

with it, eat it and digest it. Put your final drawings and results in a folder for a week, forget about them and wait.

| 3 | Growth

| 6 | Harvest

Sketches and drawings are the first results, like the

With new eyes and a fresh mind you see what was hidden

leaves of a young plant. Many leaves, many sketches and

before. Adjust, change, modify and redesign.

drawings. It's taking shape, step by step.

The fruits are now mature and tasteful; the project is ready.

Honour the concept.

CV+ :: Summer2009  

This is my CV²; I wanted to make it more attractive in order to involve the reader. It's myself on the cover, it's like a magazine (just 8 p...

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