A visual (re)interpretation of the book Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino (first published in 1972). Work done in the context of the project "The Graphic Spin-Off" from the MA in Communication Design at ESAD Matosinhos.
BOOKS. Anna Parini is an illustrator born in Milan in 1984. She currently works and lives in Barcelona. Some of her clients include The New York Times, The New Yorker, El País, Rolling Stone, Wall Street Journal, Penguin Random House, Save The Children among others. Her work has been recognized and exhibited by Society of Illustrators, Communication Arts, American Illustration and Society for News Design.
Designing diagrams, a graphics’ semiotic: a theoretical essay written for my master degree in communication design at the Politecnico di Milano. The work aims to provide a new method to approach the more and more popular discipline of visualising data by …
Extensive communication capabilities are a fact of the contemporary world and have very strongly influenced design solutions, creating powerful, unlocalized systems of specialized objects working in network. Meanwhile, advances in the efficiency of material and energy consumption gave rise to extremely multifunctional devices, complex systems within the object that don’t have to rely on external [...]