francesca villa

Principal

Francesca graduated with Distinction in Industrial Design at the Polytechnic of Milan, in 2003.
Her degree thesis title was “From the media to paper, an interactive combination”. Study and development of leisure activities for children aged between 5 and 7. Through the magic world of an animated fairy tale and its sound, the child is led to the tactile and manual experiance with the objective to build the world of fairy tales in the real world.
During her last year at university, she did a stage at Sophie Firm srl, (located in the Business Acceleration Department of the Polytechnic of Milan), which deals with the design of user interfaces for navigating in virtual worlds. In the same year, she was a tutor of ECDL courses held at the Polytechnic.
At the end of 2003 Francesca was hired, with a permanent employment contract, by Nurun Italy , an international web agency in Milan, as a designer of web communication.
In early 2007, she left her job to be hired with a permanent employment contract by Easydom Corporation, a Microsoft partner for home automation. Among her duties she was head of the online and offline business communication and the design of user interfaces for applications of the various devices.
In February 2012, she took the decision to open an indipendent activity.

Francesca is a senior member of aiap (Italian association of visual communication design) and a member of IACC (International Association of Color Consultants/Designers)

design strategy

Approach

We mostly worked in graphic design, brand identity, website design and web development. But we also enjoyed working across various media: posters, visual identities and exhibition designs, signage, printing and packaging, web and event graphics.
We offer a dedicated creative service tailored to your requirements, relying on a network of associates that are specialists within their field, and are happy to build a team for a particular project.
Our principles are clarity, simplicity and commitment to finding unique, tailor-made solutions for each project in a conscious effort to avoid repetition and formulaic responses. Our approach is rigorous, we start with extensive research and analysis of the content.
The key is in the process and in the dialogue. It is crucial for us to understand the objectives.
We work in close contact with our clients and take care of every single detail in every step of the process. We combine an in-depth knowledge of the design process with a proven record helping clients create, refresh and transform their brand identities across all media. Our dedicated and professional service ensures we always deliver on time, offering value for money to fit your budget. Our personal projects are almost as important as the commercial ones.

Work with us and you’ll see.

“A designer is a planner with an aesthetic sense.” Bruno munari

services

What we do and our skills

  • Advertising
  • Apps
  • Brand Identity
  • Brand Naming
  • Brochures
  • Editorial
  • Environmental Design
  • Leaflets
  • Newsletter Templates
  • Packaging
  • Photography
  • SEO (search engine optimisation)
  • Signage
  • Styling and Art Direction
  • Website Design & Development