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Chiara Athor Brolli

Editorial/graphic designer

Milano, Italy
Graphic designer specialized in visual communication, editorial design, creative direction and creative artworking for publishing, printed or digital media, focused on books, magazines and newspapers.
Recent Work Experience
Milan, Italy
Feb 2015Present
Fondazione Lucio Fontana, Galleria Marconi
Graphic designer
Milano, Italy
Feb 2013Present
Graphic designer / creative artworker
Layout design, photo editing, use of editorial systems as Atex Media Desktop, Hermes and Supervisor. Graphic design for the weekly catholic magazine "Credere" and other publications.
Jan 2013Jun 2013
Graphic designer / art director
Art direction, poster design, adv campaign of the italian electronic music and digital art festival based in Foligno. Development of the concept design for every support: magazine and newspaper advertising, web campaign, merchandising production.
Roma, Italy
Dec 2011May 2012
Graphic-editorial design, infographics
Layout of the bimonthly magazine East, for Unicredit Company. Publisher Banda Larga, Rome.
Development of infographics sections for visual transmission of complex data, such as statistics and indicators, and reproduction of geographical and political maps.
Roma, Italy
Jul 2011Sep 2011
Internship inside the graphics department of the national newspaper. Use of codes of graphic journalism, realization of layout for digital printing.
Participation in the process of designing the pages according to the needs of the various journalistics sectors. Research and selection of images and infographics.
Perugia, Italy
May 2012Dec 2012
Editorial / graphic designer
Graphic design and vectorial illustration for monthly magazine "Play Paper", design for company profile of Olmo bycicles and other companies, design for printing and web advertising, signage systems, newsletters, social media campaigns, communication materials for local events.
Urbino, Italy
Nov 2009Mar 2012
Master's degree (II level, 2 years)
Master's degree, graphic design for publishing, editorial design and communication for public institutions, 110 / 110 +
Rome, Italy
Oct 2006Mar 2009
I level (3 years)
Bachelor's degree, Interior design, Graphic design, Product design, ergonomics, 110/110 +
Degree project: Merchandising for La Sapienza University.
Rome, Italy
Sep 2001Jun 2006
Liceo Linguistico Sperimentale B. Russell
Linguistic Experimental High School
Experimental high school (linguistic specialisation in english, spanish and french)
Graduation exam vote 100/100
Work experience
Roma, Italy
Oct 2008Jun 2009
Graphic designer
Graphic designer for printed and digital media. 3d rendering and technical drawings for exhibitions and events. Design of posters, postcards, adv, brochures, merchandising production, photographic post-production, printed and digital presentations, banners and headers for web sites, signs and panels, corporate image, iconographic research.
Roma, Italy
May 2009Sep 2010
Journalist / contributor
Contributor for italian art magazine Arte e Critica.
Roma, Italy
Jan 2008May 2009
Database / contributor
Iconographic database manager and archive organisation for the industrial design magazine DIID.
Roma, Italy
Jan 2008Apr 2008
Graphic design intern
Roma, Italy
Jan 2007May 2008
ITACA Dept. Section of Arts, Design and New Technologies
Spanish (Conversational), English (Fluent), French (Conversational), Italian (Native)
Skills & Software
Graphic design software:
Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Distiller/Acrobat Pro
Adobe Photoshop/Bridge, Quark X-press

3D modeling and rendering:
Rhinoceros 3.0, Cinema 4D

Technical drawing:

Wood typography press, Stencil and stamps
Suminagashi (japanese marbling)
Polymer press, Engraving

Hand Bookbinding:
Paperback, Cotton thread
Stapler, Hardcover

Digital and analogic photography,
Photo editing, post production, Digital and analogic print
Workshops and classes
Book/E-book/No-Book Workshop with RIccardo Falcinelli,
IED Firenze

Workshop Royal College of Art, Tony Brook e Adrian Shaughnessy Unit Editions,
Isia di Urbino

Workshop Royal College of Art editoria, legatoria e cover design con Henrik Kubel,
Isia di Urbino

Workshop Fanzine and self publishing with Nicholas Blechman (New York Times) and George Hardie, Isia di Urbino

Fine art digital printing for photography with Alberto Bevilaqua

Engraving - letterpress printing with Giuliano Santini

Poster Handprinting in Arezzo, Paolo Lazzarelli - National Calligraphic Arts Center

Workshop Paper toys - Genuine Roman Art @Freeshout festival 2009, Prato
How does basic design work? Lecture by Giovanni Anceschi
History of paper, Franco Mariani
A talk with Federico Maggioni
Michele Provinciali
Basic color and colour theory, lecture by Narciso Silvestrini
Steven Heller, presentation of his book "The Anatomy of Design"
Unity and diversity in graphic design, P. Jannuzzi Theredbox Comunication design
Azalea Seratoni about Bruno Munari
Lecture by Adriano Baccilieri, Fernando De Filippi,
Gino Gianuizzi, Danilo Montanari and Claudio Spadon, Bruno Bandini
Yuri Norstein, stop motion animation
Chinese Photography, lecturer Tatiana Agliani
Premio Nazionale delle Arti 2012 (National Arts Award)
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