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Francesco Ermanno Guida

Architect, author and associate professor at the Department of Design, Politecnico di Milano. Actually, he is the Secretary of the Communication Design Courses. PhD in Design and Technology for the Enhancement of Cultural Heritage (2009). Starting from the early 90s he has been a graphic design consultant.

His contributions on visual communication, public communication and sign system design are published in journals, books and conference proceedings.

Past national board member of AIAP (the Italian Association of Visual Communication Design), he is the coordinator of activities and research of the Graphic Design Documentation Centre and Archives (AIAP CDPG).

Previously associate editor of the journal «AIS/Design. Storia e Ricerche», he is actually an editorial board member of «PAD. Pages on Arts and Design».

His main research activities are in the fields of flexible and open technologies oriented visual and brand identities, graphic design micro-histories and women designers pioneers.

Research projects

Magazine Articles

Anti-Disciplinary Communication Design

Compasso d'Oro Award 2022