About:
Andrea Castelletti is an Italian multidisciplinary art director and designer living and working in Milan. His work has been featured in numerous books, blogs and websites, and won various design awards, including two Graphis Platinum and five Graphis Gold among others.

Before obtaining his bachelor’s degree from I… Read More
Andrea Castelletti is an Italian multidisciplinary art director and designer living and working in Milan. His work has been featured in numerous books, blogs and websites, and won various design awards, including two Graphis Platinum and five Graphis Gold among others.

Before obtaining his bachelor’s degree from IED Milan in 2007 he won a contest organized by PepsiCo in which he created the new identity of Pepsi Twist, featuring his artwork on more than 10 million bottles and cans. In 2008 he started collaborating with the advertising agency TW2 (Milan and New York). During this period he also got involved in the making of social/political posters. Some of his work has been displayed in exhibitions in more than 30 cities around the world, including Les Art Décoratifs, Palais du Louvre in Paris and La Triennale Design Museum in Milan.

In 2010 he was named “Young Talent of the year” by TNT Festival powered by Italian Government. Blending handcraft, photography and illustration with digital design and strategy, Castelletti works primarily on branding, advertising, graphic design and packaging. He has worked on projects for numerous clients including Lavazza, Technogym and Davide Cenci. He has been jury member of Poster for Tomorrow (Paris), Walls Down (5th International Poster Exhibition) Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (Peru) and ADCI (Italian Art Directors Club).

Castelletti currently works as a Freelance Art Director and as a Deputy Creative Director for Alberto Baccari's creative agency (Milan and New York)


If not at work, he can be found teaching Graphic Design and Art Directon at IED (European Institute of Design), playing with his dog Paloma, drinking blueberrie juice, or travelling around the world with his sweetie Camilla. Read Less
Awards:
Graphis Merit Award - Best in Design 2015
Graphis Gold Award - Best in Design 2014
International Invitational Poster Festival, exhibition at Dumlupinar University, Kütahya, Turkey
Project Sunshine for Japan, exhibiton during the Graphic Design Week at House of Art, Tehran, Iran
“Connecting Traces of Memory” exhi… Read More
Graphis Merit Award - Best in Design 2015
Graphis Gold Award - Best in Design 2014
International Invitational Poster Festival, exhibition at Dumlupinar University, Kütahya, Turkey
Project Sunshine for Japan, exhibiton during the Graphic Design Week at House of Art, Tehran, Iran
“Connecting Traces of Memory” exhibition at Kulturort Depot, Dortmund
Graphis Platinum Award - Poster Annual 2013
Graphis Gold Award - Best in Design 2013
Graphis Gold Award - Best in Design 2013
Project Sunshine for Japan. Exhibition at ATC, Osaka, Japan
ADCI Shortlist Design
Design Juror at ADCI Awards
Green+You Exhibition, Doosung In the paper Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Graphis Platinum Award - Poster Annual 2012
Graphis Gold Award - Poster Annual 2012
Graphis Gold Award - Poster Annual 2012
Project Sunshine for Japan, best poster. Exhibition in Düsseldorf, Germany
International Poster Exhibition RE (HOPE FOR JAPAN) in Tehran-Iran
Sperimenthal Design - Exhibition at La Triennale di Milano Design Museum
ADCI shortlist - Design
ACT Responsible Worldtour
ACT Responsible Expo at Cannes Lions, 58th International Festival of Creativity
International Poster Exhibition in Tehran-Iran
Juror at Walls Down, Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (Lima, Peru)
TNT Festival - Young talents festival (Rome)
Juror at Poster for Tomorrow (Paris)
Young Blood - Annual of Italian talents awarded worldwide
Poster for Tomorrow Worldwide Exhibition.
Poster for Tomorrow, best poster of the year
Good 50x70 Worldwide Exhibition
Good 50x70, best poster of the year
Young Creativity Award 2008 (Italy)
Orator at "Creativity Day", (Rome)
Designer of Pepsi Twist special edition Read Less
Exhibition:
• Osaka, Japan - ATC, Asian and Pacific Trade Center.
• Seoul, Korea - Doosung In the paper Gallery.
• Düsseldorf, Germany.
• Tehran, Iran.
• Ankara, Turkey - Bilkent University.
• Beirut, Lebanon - Lebanese American University.
• Belgrade, Serbia - The REX, Cultural Lab.
• Brussels, Belgium.
• Buenos Air… Read More
• Osaka, Japan - ATC, Asian and Pacific Trade Center.
• Seoul, Korea - Doosung In the paper Gallery.
• Düsseldorf, Germany.
• Tehran, Iran.
• Ankara, Turkey - Bilkent University.
• Beirut, Lebanon - Lebanese American University.
• Belgrade, Serbia - The REX, Cultural Lab.
• Brussels, Belgium.
• Buenos Aires, Argentina - The University of Buenos Aires.
• Chungnam, South Korea - SangMyung University.
• Derry, Northern Ireland, UK - University of Ulster.
• Gdansk, Poland - The Academy of Fine Arts.
• Heidelberg, Germany - AM Theaterplaz.
• La Paz, Bolivia - Museo Nacìonal de Arte.
• Lima, Perù - Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola.
• Lisbon, Portugal - LX FACTORY.
• Los Angeles, California, USA - Seyhoon Gallery.
• Marrakesh, Marocco - ESAV, Ecole Supérieure des Arts Visuels.
• Milan, Italy - Triennale Design Museum.
• Montreal, Canada - Université du Québec.
• Paris, France - Les Arts décoratifs - Palais du Louvre.
• Quito, Ecuador - Universidad San Francisco
• Seville, Spain - Facultad de Bellas Artes de Sevilla.
• Strasburg, France - Agora Building, Council of Europe.
• Stockholm, Sweden - The Design House.
• Tbilisi, Georgia - Cultural Center of French Embassy.
• Vienna, Austria - MuseumsQuartier.
• Bozeman, USA - Montana State University
• Aosta, Italy
• Naples, Italy
• Florence - Creativity Festival
• Luleå, Sweden - Norrbottens Museum
• Holon, Israel - Beit Meirov art center Read Less
Full Resume
Work Experience
  • Deputy Creative Director / Art Director
    Alberto Baccari // Milano, Italy
  • Freelance Creative Director / Art Director
    Andrea Castelletti / Art Direction & Creative Strategies // Italy
  • Senior Art Director
    TW2 // Milan, NY, USA
  • Lecturer
    IED (European Institute of Design) // Milan, Italy
  • Tutor
    IED (European Institute of Design) // Milan, Italy
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