21 October 2022
Francesco Meda is an Italian designer and winner of the Compasso d'oro. He graduated in 2006 from the European Institute of Design in Milan with a degree in Industrial Design and then gained experience in London in Sebastian Bergne's studio and later in Ross Lovegrove's studio. Since his return to Milan in 2008, he has collaborated with his father, Alberto Meda, on projects for clients such as Kartell and Caimi Brevetti. At the same time, he carries out personal art and design projects with other companies and galleries such as Nilufar Gallery, Schoeni Art Gallery in Hong Kong, Colors, Luce di Carrara, Rossana Orlandi Gallery, Mint Gallery in London, Tod's, Ferragamo, Molteni&C, Etal, Zucchetti. His widely published collection "Chinese Footprints" was exhibited in Hong Kong at the Lane Crawford shop and was presented by Schoeni Art Gallery during the 2012/2013 Hong Kong ART fair. In 2013, he co-designed 'Flap', an acoustic panel produced by Caimi Brevetti that went on to win the 'Compasso d'Or award. In the same year, he started production with objects such as LED lamps, marble tables, benches and 3D-printed jewellery. In 2020 he was appointed Creative Director of Acerbis with David Lopez Quincoces.
Il Giro del Mondo in 80 Giorni - 150 anni dopo (Around the World in 80 Days - 150 Years Later) (book by graphic designers from IED Rome), the start-up Potap (a family of filters to purify water, by two product designers from IED Milan) and the tech fashion collection LAGRANDE: SISTEMA are officially competing for the prestigious Compasso d'Oro Award
One gold, one silver and several mentions for the campaigns of former Creative Direction and Communication Design students at the most important award in Italy dedicated to advertising creativity
IED Milano and IED Cagliari kick off the brand new course in Communication Design
Manuel Alberto Claro was born in Santiago, Chile. In 1974, he moved to Denmark and since that time he lives in Copenhagen. He graduated as a stills photographer from IED Milano in 1994 and then worked as an assistant photographer in Milan, New York City and Copenhagen before enrolling at the National Film School of Denmark in 1997. He also works on commercials for companies like IKEA, Nokia, and Volkswagen, and on music videos for the likes of FKA Twigs, Paloma Faith, and Rhye. He is an active member of the Danish Society of Cinematographers.
Next February be part of our inspiring Semester courses and develop new skills in an international and engaging environment!
We are ready to kick off the first edition of the Master of Arts in Transdisciplinary Design. The course will take place in Turin and will combine the topics of Mobility of the future and Cities in Flux.
The emerging fashion designer gained distinction as part of the Camera Nazionale della Moda programme dedicated to the excellence of Italian schools.
A can’t-miss appointment with emerging fashion design features recent graduates of IED Milano and Roma campuses at the ADI Museum on 20 September.
On 30 September, 12 managers from large companies will meet online with students and lecturers to discuss a highly topical issue.
10 scholarships to promote the talent of young creatives.
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IED is pleased to share the creation of a brand new platform addressed to their creative community – IED Smart Creativity.
Shining a spotlight on failure: the campaign with which students Alberto Baesso and Francesco Fusi won a bronze medal at the famous competition was entitled “Invisible failures”.
IED Milano Alumni in Illustrazione e Animazione | Freelance illustrator worldwide considered among the finest of his generation.
"TAKING YOU BEYOND”, THE IED ALUMNI EVENT IN VIA SCIESA MILAN FROM 7 TO 11 JUNE.
3 silvers awarded to the 3 campaigns of the communication designers from IED Milan and IED Rome.
Students take us through their thesis projects, from behind the scenes to company satisfaction.
This will be a series of meetings and interviews to tell what happens after graduating from a master's degree.
Gabriele Chiave knows no boundaries. As a lifelong observer of the world around him, Gabriele is driven by the comprehensive nature of design and a desire to ignite meaningful interaction between product and consumer. After Studying industrial design at IED Milano, he has worked in Marc Sadler Studio and the IS European Design Center. These experiences helped Gabriele master the subtle nuances and delightful balance between form and function, industry and art, structure and experimentation. Gabriele exudes this foundation at Marcel Wanders, where he has worked since 2007. Evolving to become Creative Director, he now oversees all projects in product and interior design, and art direction for some of the most renowned international design brands such as Kartell, Poliform, Moooi, Flos, Cappellini and many others.
IED invites all those who wish to access its facilities to take vision of the notice about safety procedures and the guidelines about Covid-19 scenarios management.
14 design, fashion, visual arts and communication creations are the protagonists of the new Amaze! app release
IED decided to reward those students who commit early with a special Early Bird discount.
IED and Accademia Galli present the Open Days dedicated to the Undergraduates and Post-Diploma courses of Milan, Cagliari, Florence, Rome, Turin and Accademia Galli in Como.
An interactive installation to create our own virtual identity and an immersive journey through a 3D “wonderland” are the proposals that IED Barcelona and IED Milan presented at the SónarCCCB 2021, driven by Sónar.
IED and Design Thinkers Group Australia present the Global Goals Jam Geelong 2021, a three-day event where people work together on local challenges related to the UNDP Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s).
For the fourth year, IED is participating in the Global Goals Jam, which will take place in both Milan and Rome following the pandemic period. It will be a research and design journey around Transformative Resilience, the theme chosen by the Research Centre.
ISTITUTO EUROPEO DI DESIGN PRESENTS WITH ARIA THE DESIGN OF THE CAMPUS THAT WILL BE BUILT IN THE AREA OF EX MACELLO.
IED presents a Master course in UX Design. An innovative course also in the mode of delivery: the attendance is in fact "blended" and offers a mix of online classes and offline project activities at IED Milano and Roma's headquarters.
Graduated at IED, Simone Bonanni is now an awarded designer that works for international brands. Find out more about his projects in this article.
Sex and disability: thanks to their #ihavethisability, the newly Communication graduates have also won the Clio Awards in New York.
Apply now for an Undergraduate course in Italy, starting in October 2022, and get a 10% off your tuition fee.
Francesco Murano, graduate student in Fashion Design at IED Milano, won the Milano Moda Graduate. Hitoshi Yamaguchi, President of YKK Italia, awarded him with the National Chamber of Fashion Award.
Word-wide famous Dj, Producer, Performer and Sound Designer, Enrico graduated in Sound Design at IED Milano. Italy was his playground, with the illegal rave scene exploding. International recognition came in 2015 with his remix of DJ Boris’s “Can You Hear Me” on Alleanza, claiming the title as Beatports highest selling techo track. Hits kept on coming and he earned the title of No.1 best-selling techno artist of 2016. Industry support from every corner of the globe along with collaboration and remix projects with only the industries finest, lead him to remix Moby’s classic “Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad” and to collaborate with Adam Beyer “Preset Heaven” on the Drumcode A-Sides Vol.6 compilation in 2017.
Clio Zammateo is Co - Founder of ClioMakeUp and a Worldwide famous Beauty blogger. She discovered the language of video during her time at IED Milano. Once graduated in 2007 she moved to New York City following her passion for Beauty, joining the prestigious MUD Make-Up Designory in Soho, Manhattan. In the meantime, she decided to share her experience in NYC creating a Youtube channel named ClioMakeUp: that was the beginning of an incredible path. Today ClioMakeUp is a growing online community, with a total audience of 8 million followers, leader in the beauty industry with the mission to make the world of make-up simple, inclusive and fun, for everyone.