Chiara Athor Brolli

Editorial/graphic designer

Torino, 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.

Work Experience


Art director, graphic designer

January 2018 - Present Torino, Italy


Editorial and graphic designer (senior)

Editorial and graphic design for printed publications, from concept to production, I developed many projects such as magazines, books, annual report, catalogues with clients as Slow Food Editore, Codice Edizioni, Rubbettino Editore, IED di Torino, Autostrade per l'Italia, and many others.
December 2015 - December 2017 Italy

Ied Torino

Editorial design professor

October 2017 - Present Turin, Italy

Periodici San Paolo

Graphic designer

Layout design, photo editing, maps and infographics design, use of editorial platform as Atex Media Desktop, Hermes and Supervisor.
Graphic design for the weekly catholic magazine "Credere", for the monthly "Jesus" and the daily newspaper "Gazzetta d'Alba".
February 2013 - December 2015 Italy


Art direction / Creative artworker

Art direction, editorial and print design for the exhibitions' catalogues.
January 2015 - Present Italy

Fondazione Lucio Fontana, Galleria Marconi

Graphic designer

Art direction for a special edition publication.
February 2015 - June 2015 Italy

Dancity Festival

Art direction / graphic design

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.
January 2013 - July 2015 Italy

East Magazine For Unicredit Group

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.
December 2011 - May 2012 Roma, Italy

La Repubblica, Gruppo Editoriale L'Espresso


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.
July 2011 - September 2011 Roma, Italy

Gusto IDS

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.
May 2012 - December 2012 Perugia, Italy

Arte E Critica

Journalist / contributor

May 2009 - September 2010 Italy

DIID Magazine

Database / contributor

Iconographic database manager and archive organisation for the industrial design magazine DIID, La Sapienza University.
January 2008 - May 2009 Italy

Meet Communication

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.
October 2008 - June 2009 Roma, Italy


Isia - Istituto Superiore Industrie Artistiche

Master's degree (II level, 2 years)

Master's degree, graphic design for publishing, editorial design and communication for public institutions, 110 / 110 +
November 2009 - March 2012 Italy

Industrial Design - La Sapienza

I level (3 years)

Bachelor's degree, Interior design, Graphic design, Product design, ergonomics, 110/110 +
Degree project: Merchandising for La Sapienza University.
October 2006 - March 2009 Rome, Italy

Cfp Bauer

Digital Publishing Suite InDesign CC

InDesign CC course for digital publishing (interactive magazines and books for iPad),
September 2013 - December 2013 Italy


Spanish (Conversational),
English (Fluent),
Italian (Native),


Isia Di Urbino

Premio Nazionale delle Arti 2012 (National Arts Award)



3D Modeling And Rendering, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop/Bridge, Autocad, Cinema 4D, Cotton Thread, Digital And Analogic Photography, Digital And Analogic Print , Digital Publishing, Engraving, Hand Bookbinding, Handprinting, Hardcover, Infographics, Magazine Layout Design, Newspaper Design, Paperback, Photo Editing, Photography, Polymeric Matrix Press, Quark X-Press, Rhinoceros 3.0, Suminagashi (japanese Marbling), Vector Illustration , Wood Typography Press,

Skills & Software

Graphic design, illustration, infographics, print design
Adobe Creative Suite
InDesign, Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Digital Publishing Suite
Adobe Photoshop/Bridge, Quark X-press
Atex Platform, Hermes

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

Technical drawing: Autocad

Hand Bookbinding

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



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