Share
Project Views
Appreciations
132
Followers
84
Following
116
The story about how my passion for design started is actually really funny.

Once upon a time (15 years ago) I joined a band called "Mashrooms" as a guitar player. As the band was doing its first steps in the music world we needed a website, so a friend of ours offered to make it for free. Being his contact, I was… Read More
The story about how my passion for design started is actually really funny.

Once upon a time (15 years ago) I joined a band called "Mashrooms" as a guitar player. As the band was doing its first steps in the music world we needed a website, so a friend of ours offered to make it for free. Being his contact, I was very excited about the website - so excited that I was sending him emails 2 or 3 times a day with updates, gigs, pictures, new songs and suggestions for improvements.

A couple of weeks later, my friend called to say there was too much content and he couldn't handle the workload. I stopped by his place and within 15 minutes he explained to me how to take care of the website on my own. This was a turning point.

Slowly, I started to understand how much I love dealing with design and visual communication. In the beginning it was very difficult and I made many mistakes, so many that the website was full of bugs and changed its shape almost every week.
This is where my passion was born. Today, I want to say Mille Grazie, to my teacher, Francesco C.

I went on to do my bachelors degree at Università Degli Studi Di Firenze (Visual Communication), and then got my Masters at IED - Istituto Europeo di Design in Rome (Art Direction & Graphic Design).

After gaining some experience in Italy, I moved to Berlin where I live and work as a Freelance Designer. Lendico (Rocket Internet Venture), George Concierge, Proftrack and WunderAgent are just a few companies I have had the privilege of leading, working for and learning from in the last four years.

Now, I am ready for new challenges... Read Less
Member since: