Researcher at Politecnico di Milano - Design Department, he's the scientific director of DensityDesign Lab. Within the laboratory he coordinates the research, the design and development of projects related to the visual communication of data and information, in particular for projects related to born-digital data and Digital Methods. In 2015, he obtained a PhD degree in Design with the dissertation “Design of the un-finished”.
He is one of the authors of RAWGraphs, an open-source platform for the creation of data visualisations.
From 2017 he's part of the Public Data Lab, an international group of researchers working on the development of innovative formats for the creation and use of public data.
He’s interested in data visualization, statistics, born-digital data sources and, of course, graphic design.