Creative and Art Direction
Joining the world of creative jobs.
Learn about the many different opportunities available as part of the career path of Creative Director. You will develop your own creative projects across a variety of industries, including fashion, advertising, communications and design.
Discover how to become an Art Director: you will have the opportunity to design the visual style of your publishing projects and coordinate promotional and communication campaigns.
Working in the creative industry is about passion and curiosity for the world around us: possibilities are numerous.
IED students are now working as:
- Art Director
- Strategic Planner
- Digital Strategist
- PR/Digital PR
- Event Project Manager
- Artistic Director
- Creative Director
- Creative Designer
- Content Creator
- Creative Manager
Find out more about them and their profession in the Communication Designer profession page.
Scholarships competition Master Courses 23/24
IED, Accademia di Belle Arti Aldo Galli and Kunsthal Centro Superior de Diseño SL have offered 105 scholarships covering 50% of the tuition fee and 45 Tutor positions (only for italian courses) covering 50% of the tuition fee
IED virtual meeting
After a very successful in person event we decided to expand the chance to have a friendly dialog with Rodion Usaev, IED Milano graduate in Product Design, who is an expert in the field of industrial design.
The quality that enlightens
Italian Design Day 2023 theme is "The quality that enlightens" - Design energy for people and the environment
International Scholarship Competition - Master courses
57 scholarships to support young talents interested in attending a Master course in Italy or Spain.
Art meets Sustainable Fashion and Inclusive Design - Las Manuelas Art Series
Las Manuelas - Art Series is the newest edition of the Las Manuelas Project supported by IED
In the between: collective discussion on Creolisation
The final work of the Master in Arts Management is an event that offers the visitor an innovative and engaging experience to explore the intersection between creativity and culture, hosted by the Galleria Nazionale of Rome
ADCI Awards: IED reaffirms itself as best creative school
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
Scholarship Competition Undergraduate Courses 2023-2024
44 Scholarships for IED Undergraduate and Foundation Courses in Italy and Spain
Luis De Javier’s “Toro” design worn by Beyoncé
Our Alumni Luis De Javier has dressed the artist for the art work of her last album.
Possibility of simultaneous registration to two higher education courses.
A Ministerial Decree has published the modalities for applying the provisions of the new law.
IED SALUTES THE QUEEN
In October 2000, Queen Elizabeth II came to Milan and on her itinerary there was a visit to the Istituto Europeo di Design.
Scholarships for 2022/2023 Second Level Academic Diploma programmes.
10 scholarships to promote the talent of young creatives.
D&AD 2022, creativity of IED Milano awarded in London with three Pencils
With the awards earned for the campaigns created as part of both the Undergraduate Programme in Communication Design and the Postgraduate Art Direction Lab, IED is still the most awarded Italian creative school internationally in the area of Communication, also ranking among the top ones in the world.
The Francesco Morelli Foundation establishes the Francesco Morelli Grant Award
25 candidate Development Plans 18 admitted to the evaluation 8 Development Plans awarded
IED Smart Creativity
We are pleased to share the creation of a brand new platform addressed to our creative community – IED Smart Creativity.
The Young Ones One Show: IED students triumph at the New York advertising contest
3 silvers awarded to the 3 campaigns of the communication designers from IED Milan and IED Rome.
IED GOES TO NY
This May IED is in New York City, with students and Alumni presenting their projects and winning awards at both NYCxDESIGN festival and the Creative Week.
Enrolment facilitations for Master Courses
IED decided to reward those students who commit up front with a special Very Early Bird discount.
The role of the Brand Designer: Ilaria Legato
Ilaria Legato, Coordinator of the Master Course in Brand Design and Management: Food, Wine and Tourism, is a professional specialised in brand and communication design in the food wine and tourism sphere for clients in the Florentine Restaurants world. She is founder of I food designer created together with the Italian Food Designer Paolo Barichella, an initiative focusing on national and international food and design projects.
IED Alumni: Joya Sfeir
“Befriend other students, the professors, your landlord and everyone. IED has a very rich global network of professionals and corporate institutions, benefit from it”.
ADCI Awards 2019, IED takes top honours with 2 golds
Awards on the closing night of IF! Italians Festival: IED creativity at the top, ranking first Italian school in the ADCI ranking and 12th out of 64 award-winning institutions and schools this year.