• Info •
 
I live and work between Milan and Bari, Italy.
mail
info@francescadepalma.com
francesca.86.depalma@gmail.com
skype
francescadepalma_
portfolio
Portfolio on CargoCollective
website
www.francescadepalma.com
 
• Link & Social •
 
• Skills •
Lingue
Italian mother tongue
English excellent (B2 of the Common European Framework — 9° Level Trinity)
French good
Spanish basic
Software
On MAC OSX + Windows XP:
Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver (CS2 › CC), Premiere, AfterEffects (CS4 › CC — basic knowledge);
FontLab Studio 4.0 and 5.0;
Wordpress (4.0 — basic knowledge);
AutoCad 2000 › 2013; Rhinoceros v.3 › v.5
Expertise
Editorial design, typography, lettering, corporate identity, illustration, infographics and maps, book binding and printing,
exhibition design, graphic representation for architecture
Interests
Book, bibliography, digital archives, future of the book, digital and traditional publishing, artists' books
Design, architecture, graphic representation of the architectural project, design and architecture history, intersections between graphic and architecture
Book binding, analogic and improper printing methods on various materials (paper, textile), sewing, drawing, music, photography, DIY
• Education •
2008 — 2013
Master degree in Communication Design
School of Design, Polytechnic of Milan
Thesis: La collaborazione tra autore e grafico nella progettazione del libro
(The collaboration between author and graphic designer in the design of the book)
(degree 109/110)
2005 — 2008
Bachelor degree in Industrial Design
School of Architecture, Polytechnic of Bari
Thesis: Comunicare il museo, narrare l'archeologia: identità e corporate image del Museo Archeologico di Bari
(Communicating the museum, narrating archaeology: identity and corporate image of the Archaeological Museum of Bari)
(degree 110/110 with honours)
2001 — 2005
High school diploma (classical studies) - Two languages (English and French)
Liceo Classico "Matteo Spinelli", Giovinazzo (BA)
(degree 100/100)
• Projects •
2016
2017
Humanitas University, wayfinding design project for the new Humanitas medical university campus
Rozzano (Milan) – collaboration with Filippo Taidelli Architetto
2016
2017
Tenova Campus, wayfinding design project for the Italian company Tenova,
Castellanza (Varese) – collaboration with Filippo Taidelli Architetto
2016
april — july
FTA Filippo Taidelli Architetto,
coordinate image of the Milanese architectural firm
2016
april
UAA Headquarter, interior graphics for the new UAA headquarter in Milan (Unione Agenti AXA)
for Communication Hub
2016
april
CASA PPP, graphic design of the flyer for the event,
Casa degli Atellani, Milano — for Fondazione Piero Portaluppi, with Scandurra Studio Architettura
2015
october
Gianni Berengo Gardin. Venezia e le grandi navi, collaboration for the graphic design of the exhibition
Negozio Olivetti, Venice — with Scandurra Studio Architettura, FAI
2015
july — september
Jefferson e Palladio. Constructing a New World, communication (print/web) and exhibition design, illustration
Museo Palladio, Vicenza — con Scandurra Studio Architettura
2015
june
Portaluppi Architettura Spettacolo – Da Expo a Milano, communication (print/web) and exhibition design,
Fondazione Piero Portaluppi, Milan – for Scandurra Studio Architettura
2015
april
Doha Red Line North Metro Stations: one work in progress, communication (print/web) and exhibition design
for Fuorisalone 2015, Via Statuto, Milan – with One Works
2015
april
Bramante a Milano / La stanza di Bramante, communication and exhibition design for the workshop
"Bramante a Milano" students' works exhibition, Fondazione Piero Portaluppi, Milan – for Scandurra Studio Architettura
2015
february
collaboration as translator for the V edition catalogue of Fahrenheit 39,
festival della ricerca e del design nell'editoria in Italia
• Projects •
 
2015
march —
collaboration with One Works – An Italian Hub for Architecture, Infrastructure, Urban Engineering, Milano
Working on the studio coordinate image (print/web), project portfolio, presentations
2015
january
Bari Crowdstory, communication (print/web) and exhibition design,
with Matteo Catacchio,for the association Inuit - Produzioni per l'autorappresentazione
2014
november
Donato Bramante e l'arte della progettazione, exhibition and graphic design,
Museo Palladio, Vicenza — with Scandurra Studio Architettura
2014
august
Collaboration with Luisa Lapacciana for the candidacy report
of Matera – European capital of culture 2019
2014
may
Welcome to Expo Gate, animated short film recounting the Expo 2015 info point project
with Ilaria Roglieri, Francesco Forti, Angelo Gramegna — for Scandurra Studio Architettura
2014
february
collaboration as translator for the IV edition catalogue of Fahrenheit 39,
festival della ricerca e del design nell'editoria in Italia
2014
january —
collaboration with Scandurra Studio Architettura, Milano
Working on the studio coordinate image (print/web), project portfolio, presentations,
research, and collaboration in the concept development phase
2013
november
Video Ergo Sum
website, Facebook graphics, poster and flyers, with Matteo Catacchio, for the association Inuit - Produzioni per l'autorappresentazione
2013
september
Nel cuore della democrazia
illustrations, lettering and graphic layout, with Michele Galluzzo for Farm graphic design studio (Lecce)
2013
july
Inuit — Produzioni per l'autorappresentazione
visual identity, with Roberta Cramarossa
2013
january — may
Toblack#1 / Paesaggio_013
book series about poetry, designed with Zabar for Caratteri Mobili publishing house (Bari)
• Projects •
 
2012
september
Associazione VOCE - Volontari per la Comunicazione Etica
booklet for Matteo Catacchio's lecture Antropologia dello Straniero
2012
may — june
The Chimps Sicilian alternative rock band
visual identity, logotype, merchandise, flyer, album cover
2012
january — february
Mani Cucite book binding primer
written, designed and published with Zabar, Rita Colacicco, Ilaria Roglieri, Filippo Taveri
2011
january — july
Internship @ MoskitoDesign,
communication and graphic design studio, Varese (Italy)
2011
march
Call for Criticism
participation in Caterina Giuliani's master degree thesis project, ISIA Urbino
2010
december
Futuroscopio
collective research project funded by Senato degli Studenti IUAV, Venezia
• Binding workshops •
2016
december 17th
Workshop Legatoria ∘ ManiCucite @ Wunder Mrkt Il Grande Mercato di Natale
BASE, Milan
2016
22 — 23 ottobre
Mini Mani Cucite vol.2 @ Pawchewgo, exhibition and illustration market
BASE, Milan
2014
december 6th
Mani Cucite a San Nicola @ Pawchewgo, exhibition and illustration market
Arci l'Impegno, Milan
2014
september 20th
Mani Cucite di fine estate @ Bitume Photofest, contemporary photography urban festival
Cineporto, Lecce
2014
april 11th
Mini Mani Cucite @ Writing design on your desk, exhibition and stationery design market
Frigoriferi Milanesi, Milan
2013
may 10th
Mani Cucite @ Politecnico di Bari
with Michele Colonna
2013
april 13th
Mani Cucite in (Fuori) salone @ Do Ut Design, Milan
with Ilaria Roglieri and Filippo Taveri
2012
may 19th
Mani Cucite in salotto @ ISIA Urbino
with Filippo Taveri
2012
january 7th
Operazione Mani Cucite @ Zabar, Bari
with Zabar, Rita Colacicco, Ilaria Roglieri, Filippo Taveri
2011
december 28th
Operazione Mani Cucite @ Zabar, Bari
with Zabar, Rita Colacicco, Ilaria Roglieri, Filippo Taveri
Exhibitions & lectures
2014
april 2nd
Digital Self-Publishing Overview
Lecture about selfpublishing and online publishing platforms
with Jacopo Pompilii, for the course "Sistemi editoriali per l'arte" held by prof. Marco Mancuso
Accademia Carrara di Belle Arti, Bergamo
2014
march 7th — 9th
Paesaggio_013 and my Master degree thesis La collaborazione tra autore e grafico… @ Fahrenheit 39,
festival della ricerca e del design nell'editoria in Italia, Armerie Almagià, Ravenna
2013
october 18th
#LETSPUBLISH
selfpublishing and DIY workshop — Lecture about selfpublishing and new publishing technologies
with Maria Rosaria Digregorio and Silvio Lorusso
Museo S. Castromediano, Lecce
2013
october 11th — 13th
MICROpiù Torino, Independent publishing festival
OGR Torino (during Operae)
2013
june 8th
AIAP Community — Talk about the project Paesaggio_013
Archivio Sacchi - Spazio MIL, Sesto S. Giovanni (Milan)
2013
may 24th — 26th
Writing design on your desk, exhibition and stationery design market
Frigoriferi Milanesi, Milano
2013
may 16th — 20th
Paesaggio 013 @ Salone Internazionale del Libro (International Book Fair)
Lingotto Fiere, Turin
2012
february 24th — 26th
Mani Cucite @ Fahrenheit 39, festival della ricerca e del design nell'editoria in Italia
Galleria Ninapì, Ravenna
Exhibitions & lectures
 
2012
april 20th — 23rd
Mani Cucite @ Fahrenheit 39, festival della ricerca e del design nell'editoria in Italia
Mutuo - Centro de Arte, Barcelona
2010
december 18th — 21st
Futuroscopio @ Fahrenheit 39, festival della ricerca e del design nell'editoria in Italia
Galleria Ninapì, Ravenna
2011 — 2012
dec 17th — jan 17th
Futuroscopio @ Sweet Sheets
Zelle Arte Contemporanea, Palermo
• Workshops •
2014
july 17th — 31st
XY LAB — Workshop about New Publishing and Videomhacking
Castrignano de' Greci, Lecce
2014
april 24th — 26th
Typortoghese, typography and movable type printing workshop
Luoghi Comuni Festival, Altamura
2011
july 9th
Dati Sudati — — typographic workshop held by the association Thype!
Libreria 121+, Milan
2010
november 15th — 16th
La machine ne fait pas tout — photolithography workshop held by Atelier Vostok
Libreria 121+, Milan
2010
june 15th — 16th
Vostok Mani Festa — typographic and printing workshop with self-produced stamps, held by Atelier Vostok
Spazio K, Milan
 
 
 
 

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